Observation 165842: Xanthoria parietina (L.) Beltr.

When: 2014-05-24

Collection location: River Park, Lebanon, Linn Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Crustose lichen on Bigleaf maple (Acer macrophyllum). Largest concentration seen was photographed, but majority of lichen were mere golden dots.

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-29% (1)
Recognized by sight: Tiny scale-like lichen growing on Bigleaf maple (Acer macrophyllum). Most are barely more than tiny dots, and look like scattered gold leaf.
3% (2)
Used references: Brodo, Lichens of North America
84% (1)
Recognized by sight: you can really wsee the foliose marginal lobes here

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