Observation 209802: Collemopsidium Nyl.
When: 2015-07-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On maritime rocks, on Chthamalus montagui (?)

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Good! I assumed so
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-07-12 16:01:21 PDT (-0700)

But worth mentioning somewhere in the observation for those who don’t know. Thanks!

You’re right Jason
By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2015-07-12 15:55:18 PDT (-0700)

It’s difficult/impossible to see on these photos. Photos are not bad for a mobile, but I didn’t have my camera on beach. But yes, there were some black tiny things in the small holes, just to register, thanks.

Just to be clear…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2015-07-12 14:19:34 PDT (-0700)

Collemopsidium is a minute black peritheciate crust which grows on barnacles. Did you observe perithecia among the barnacles in these photos? They’re gorgeous photos, but from this distance we don’t stand a chance of actually seeing the species this observation is about! :)

Created: 2015-07-12 14:06:56 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2015-07-12 14:21:08 PDT (-0700)
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