Observation 145328: Hypogymnia (Nyl.) Nyl.
When: 2013-09-06
No herbarium specimen

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By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2014-02-06 22:21:08 PST (-0800)

thanks for weighing in. One thing troubles me about calling this H. rugosa is that the apothecia are huge with several in the 15-20mm range, only slightly less than nickle size. That is mainly what led me to photograph it. Lichens of North America gives a maximum diameter of 6mm for the apothecia.

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