Observation 194866: Cladonia multiformis G. Merr.

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Recognized by sight: … or C. multiformis
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Great that Bennett is sharing his thought process with you
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-05-08 19:39:15 EDT (-0400)

You seem to have a great relationship with him. C. multiformis is almost always “unusual”. It’s rare to find a specimen that is clearly identifiable. The black protrusions are almost certainly pycnidia.

Jim Bennett returned ID C.multiformis
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2015-05-08 18:53:08 EDT (-0400)

But notated “atypical specimen”. He also pondered if it was C.crispata but said it was UV-

What are the black-tipped protrusions?
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-12-28 21:54:22 EST (-0500)

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