Observation 165790: Rhizocarpon geographicum group
When: 2014-05-23
No herbarium specimen

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Eye3
Recognized by sight
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight: generic name to give all yellow Rhizocarpon in absence of microscopy and chemistry

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The most common species…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2014-05-23 20:12:11 CDT (-0400)

in the mountains in the intermountain region seems to be R. riparium, and I’ve collected specimens which look identical that turned out to be R. riparium in Idaho and Nevada. But there are a lot of mountains I haven’t had the pleasure of climbing yet, and this is one of them. :)

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