Observation 187892: Hymenelia epulotica (Ach.) Lutzoni

When: 2013-07-29

Collection location: Door Bluff Headlands County Park, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)

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This observation is a magnified version of observation 159213.
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-11-09 17:27:45 PST (-0800)
I would never notice these apothecia if I wasn’t told what it is. I understand that what I thought was just roundish areoles is actually apothecia of this species.

I was trying to find images of this species elsewhere. I only found few. One doesn’t look like mine at all:
The other is somewhat similar:
The best two photos are here:

Created: 2014-11-09 17:16:09 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2014-11-09 17:18:50 PST (-0800)
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