Observation 133352: Psora decipiens (Hedwig) Hoffm.

When: 2013-05-03

Collection location: Topaz Mountain, Juab Co., Utah, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

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Psora decipiens
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2013-06-01 21:50:02 PDT (-0700)

Thanks Richard.

Psora decipiens looks like a match. I’ve been seeing a lot of this out in the Utah desert. I always find this red lichen growing on the ground, usually on little raised bits of dried mud, never on rocks or wood.
By: Richard Droker (wanderflechten)
2013-05-31 10:35:38 PDT (-0700)

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