Observation 12305: Candelaria

When: 2008-10-10

Collection location: Southeast Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

These tiny green lichens look like Candelaria, but are green instead of yellow.

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5% (2)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: Color is variable, yellowish-green is perfectly acceptable in shady spots (the yellow pigment screens the algae from UV, and is produced in response to light).

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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