Observation 129346: Usnea Dill. ex Adans.

When: 2013-02-23

Collection location: Cerro Bandero, Puerto Williams, Chile [Click for map]


Who: nastassja (Nastassja Noell)

Specimen available

Substrate: Rocks and pebbles.

Habitat: Alpine.

There are some thalli with black apothecia and some thalli with pinkish apothecia.

And then theres just apothecia growing out of the rock… same lichen? See last photo.

Proposed Names

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Used references: Goffinet, B et al. Miniature Forests of Cape Horn. 2012.

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astounding, marvelous, stunning etc.
By: Richard Droker (wanderflechten)
2013-04-08 09:32:37 CDT (-0500)
By: nastassja (Nastassja Noell)
2013-03-14 22:10:29 CDT (-0500)


By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2013-03-14 18:23:00 CDT (-0500)

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