Observation 180583: Punctelia hypoleucites (Nyl.) Krog

When: 2014-09-27

Collection location: Puente de Dios, Sierra Gorda, Querétaro, Mexico [Click for map]


Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

On a stick

Proposed Names

-17% (2)
Recognized by sight
48% (2)
Recognized by sight
-56% (1)
Based on chemical features: if has usnic acid (KC+ yellow cortex)
62% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: don’t see any isidia or soredia; cortex KC-; apparently in Sonoran region the “other” fertile one (P. graminicola) is rarely on bark

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2014-09-28 08:59:51 PDT (-0700)

With K the cortex turned a slightly brighter green color. No change when C was added.

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