Observation 20340: Pseudocyphellaria berteroana (Mont.) Redon

When: 2008-12-07

Collection location: Parque Nacional Huerquehue, Araucanía, Chile [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

No specimen available

Found this growing on on a Nothofagus limb in wet montane forest on slope.

This keys out readily based on: dark brown wrinkled surface with conspicuous raised punctate pseudocyphellae; medulla and pseudocyphellae on the lower surface white; covered with dark brown tomentum below; apotheciate, no isidia or soredia.

Had I known I wasn’t actually in the park yet, I might’ve collected this one…

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Used references: South American Pseudocyphellaria (Galloway 1992)

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