Observation 117855: Amandinea punctata (Hoffm.) Coppins & Scheid.
When: 2012-10-28
No herbarium specimen

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Used references: Identified by Jim Bennett. The ID is approximate (see comments)

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Jim Bennett said it’s unlikely T.flexuosa based on:
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-06-21 16:50:25 PDT (-0700)

C-, K-; spores 5×6, brown, 2-celled, ellipsoid; apothecia 0.5 mm, non-thalline margin, esorediate.

There are easy to overlook!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-11-25 10:56:54 PST (-0800)

Hardly your most photogenic lichen out there. Habitat and overall look is right for Trapeliopsis flexuosa. If you get a C+ test (very fleeting, weak and hard to see, be warned), then I’d say all doubts are removed.

This was on a stairs’ handrail.
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2012-11-25 08:25:39 PST (-0800)

I totally overlooked it, but my camera took pains of taking photos of it :-) Now I have to go back and take a sample :-(

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