Observation 116721: Usnea cornuta Körber

When: 2009-10-17

Collection location: Clingman Dome, Swain Co., North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

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HABITAT spruce-fir forest on high mountain peak; SUBSTRATE conifer bark; ASPECT mostly open; NOTES on fir bark; THALLUS compact shrubby, strongly inflated main branches, not darkening or brownish toward base, low papillate all over, long fibrils abundant to nearly absent, finely-isidiate soralia concentrated near the tips though some scattered isidia on main branches too; MEDULLA snow white, hollow and very lax, axis narrow, K+ yellow to deep red.

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