Observation 20335: Pseudocyphellaria argyracea (Delise) Vainio
When: 2008-11-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found on mossy base of Nothofagus trunk in deep coastal forest.

This is a much better match for the description given in South American Pseudocyphellaria (Galloway 1992): grayish to tan, matte, with conspicuous white pseudocyphellae on the upper surface; coarse to coralloid isidia on margins and scattered in spots laminally, associated with pseudocyphellae; medulla and lower pseudocyphellae clearly white; lower surface pale brown tomentose.

I couldn’t collect this since it was in a preserve.

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Used references: South American Pseudocyphellaria (Galloway 1992)

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