Observation 208153: Lichen P. Micheli

When: 2015-06-24

Collection location: New Glarus, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)

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Yes, it does seem to have tiny apothecia (perithecia?)
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2015-06-29 20:21:02 CDT (-0500)

But this species is not (yet) officially listed in Wisconsin, and to be in location just south of Madison would not fit a pattern of distribution shown on CNALH. Those pesky lichen can be unpredictable, though.

Good idea
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-06-29 19:33:37 CDT (-0500)

Now that you mention it, zaca, I can turn those pits into tiny apothecia.

Ignore me, Andrew… What he says! :)

If it has apothecia,
By: zaca
2015-06-29 19:27:36 CDT (-0500)
Ooh, this looks like a Staurothele… maybe…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-06-29 19:19:55 CDT (-0500)

… although I can’t put a name on it. Weird. Maybe it’s yet another Verrucaria after all…

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