Observation 178747: Rhizocarpon Ramond ex DC.

When: 2013-06-11

Collection location: Rockcastle Campground, Laurel Co., Kentucky, USA [Click for map]

36.9615° -84.3455° 310m

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

Specimen available

on granitic rock

open mixed Pinus and hardwood forest at edge of small plateau cliff

white areolate crust on black prothallus, apothecia black immersed round, exciple epihymenium and hypothecium dark brown, all K-, hymenium ~80um hyaline not inspersed, paraphyses with swollen brown caps, spores 8 per ascus brown 1-septate smooth thin-walled ~10×5um or a bit larger perhaps a bit thicker on one end?

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