Observation 177913: Marchantiophyta Pelliacea Liverwort

When: 2014-09-12

Collection location: Starved Rock State Park, Oglesby, Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: T. Nelson

No specimen available

These lovely leaf-like lichen covered several boulders.

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Not a lichen.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-09-12 17:35:11 EDT (-0400)

Agree with zaca. Maybe Conocephalum?

There are 8,000 or so species of liverwarts. I don’t presume to know them all.

I don´t see …
By: zaca
2014-09-12 16:25:40 EDT (-0400)

any lichen here, but a liverwort.

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