Observation 208168: Lichen P. Micheli

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I’ve checked Thomson briefly
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2015-07-01 00:17:21 CDT (-0500)

13 species of Bacidia mentioned there grow either on trees or mossy rock or sandstone. I haven’t checked other features yet, and in my experience Thomson’s substrate assumptions turn out to be incorrect in light of more modern science.

That’s what I thought, too
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-06-30 11:13:55 CDT (-0500)

Yikes, there’s a lot of options according to CNALH. (I just looked at a species list searching for Bacidia in Wisconsin.)

I don’t know what the correct terminology for those young white, soft-rimmed apothecia. Maybe “byssoid”? (Like the rims of Byssoloma.)

Bacidia?
By: zaca
2015-06-30 03:42:49 CDT (-0500)
Apothecia range from white-rimmed round ones
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2015-06-29 20:07:58 CDT (-0500)

to pezizoid (I hope I use the right term here), and from light-red, almost orange, to very dark wine-red. On dolomite of Niagara Escarpment.

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