Observation 144186: Lobaria pulmonaria (L.) Hoffm.
When: 2013-08-29
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Notes:
I surprised myself today. Almost every tree on the north side of Peterson’s Butte had this fungus on it. Prolific!

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In situ on standing tree.
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Close-up.
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Undersurface, showing brown indentations.
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Close-up of underside where attached to tree.
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Another close-up of upper surface and cephalodia.

Proposed Names

18% (2)
Eye3
Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff and Sharnoff’s “Lichens of North America”. Found on tree trunks of Oregon White oak and Douglas-fir on Peterson’s Butte, near Lebanon, Oregon.
56% (1)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: L. pulmonaria can have anything from powdery soredia to coarse isidia along the margins, so it can fool you; L. oregana should be obviously phyllidiate/lobulate along all the margins

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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