Observation 150484: Cladonia acuminata (Ach.) Norrlin

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Wow, didn’t realize it was so rare there
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2014-02-07 00:57:38 GMT (+0000)

Come to think of it, I have no idea what its distribution is. I just learned about it the other day when Trevor Goward corrected two of my C. “verruculosa” from eastern WA. Congratulations are apparently in order for locating a modern record of the species in WI! Way to go!

I guess so – and I thought it was C.squamosa
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-02-07 00:43:45 GMT (+0000)

But this species was once found in Dane County (where I live) and nowhere else in Wisconsin, except that place has been plowed under. I guess now we have another location. I wonder how many times this species is overlooked because people think it’s C.squamosa?

By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2014-02-06 18:00:03 GMT (+0000)

I would have called this C. squamosa for sure. But the chemistry is totally different, maybe that’s key…

This was identified by T.Ahti at UW-Madison Herbarium
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2013-11-01 02:19:28 GMT (+0000)

Created: 2013-11-01 02:15:31 GMT (+0000)
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