Observation 167947: Lichen P. Micheli
When: 2014-06-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Foliose lichen with brown to pine-green to green-brown thallus, sometimes edged with white; like a small raised cushion.

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-2% (2)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight
-13% (2)
Eye3
Used references: Brodo, Lichens of North America. At least it matches the size and general shape. No “horns” that I can see.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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This was growing
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-06-20 16:05:07 PDT (-0700)

on the curb immediatiely adjacent to SE 82nd Ave., a very well-travelled street in Portland. Pretty sure this isn’t a moss, though.

Dendriscocaulon is unlikely candidate
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2014-06-20 14:17:24 PDT (-0700)

It is extremely rare, and wouldn’t be caught dead in an urban setting. That said, I can’t suggest any alternatives based on these photos.

Created: 2014-06-20 13:09:37 PDT (-0700)
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