Observation 12208: Umbilicaria mammulata (Ach.) Tuck.
When: 2008-10-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These large rubbery sheets were covering many rocks in the Cranberry Wilderness, especially at elevation. Some were as large as a dinner plate.

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Eye3
Recognized by sight
84% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: This is “rock tripe” — very common (and edible if you like eating shoe leather) in the Appalachians. I think this is the only species like this, but I don’t have my Brodo with me at the moment.

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Created: 2008-10-08 19:41:38 CDT (-0400)
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