Observation 203688: Kaernefeltia merrillii (Du Rietz) Thell & Goward
When: 2015-04-30
(35.7628° -121.0206° 332m)
Who: J-Dar
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Habitat: Open dry grassland/scrubland with scattered Pinus sabiniana and Quercus spp.

Thallus foliose, dark olive green when wet, brown when dry, ascending, with lobules on lobe margins. Underside pale and wrinkled, without rhizines. Soredia and isidia absent. Apothecia brown black throughout.

On Pinus sabiniana, growing with Vulpicida canadensis (observation 203653), Parmelina sp., Buellia sp., Caloplaca sp., Usnea/Alectoria and others.

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Created: 2015-05-03 09:43:34 PDT (-0700)
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