Observation 196084: Baeomyces rufus (Hudson) Rebent.
When: 2015-01-08
(45.7613° -123.9636° 51m)
No herbarium specimen

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-60% (2)
Recognized by sight: Somewhat like other photos except that bright pink apothecial disks are on stalks.
49% (2)
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Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: should grow directly on mineral soil; this appears to be growing on mossy rock(?); also the crust is too sorediate and too green for my tastes

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Icmadophila ericetorum is not stipitate
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-01-12 14:07:32 COT (-0500)

Our only options are Baeomyces rufus (typically brown not pink, but apparently variable according to photos on-line, and dirt-common) and Dibaeis baeomyces (with a paler crust, and extremely rare on the west coast).

Created: 2015-01-12 02:03:09 COT (-0500)
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