Observation 153620: Platismatia
When: 2013-11-24
54.5165° -128.5997° 217m
Who: DylanQ
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

The lichen was growing on Birch in an area without risk of pollution.

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Probably Platismatia
By: Chris Kleine (ckleine)
2013-11-25 05:44:47 PST (-0800)

Lobaria pulmonaria has ridges on the upper surface, which I didn’t notice here. Is the underside of this lichen a mixture of black, brown, and white? If so, that is also suggestive of Platismatia.

Created: 2013-11-24 21:29:23 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2014-02-05 18:25:39 PST (-0800)
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