Observation 117922: Pseudocyphellaria coriifolia (Müll. Arg.) Malme
When: 2012-11-25
(-41.0471° -71.556° 1014m)
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Substrate: Dead fallen over Nothofagus sp.

Description: Brown smooth surface, brown blackish underside with white pseudocyphellae, white medulla.

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12% (2)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: brown surface, white medulla and pseudocyphellae underneath, no pseudocyphellae on upper surface, coarse conglomerated dark soredia along margins
Used references: Galloway 1992

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By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-11-26 00:48:24 CST (-0500)

Going by Galloway 1992 (Pseudocyphellaria of South America), I see four choices:

P. norvegica – soralia “erose, exposing white medulla”
P. coriifolia – soralia dark, coarse
P. intricata – soralia white, farinose
P. bartlettii – soralia white, farinose

Must be P. coriifolia, then?

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