Observation 213217: Pertusaria leioplaca DC.

When: 2015-08-14

Collection location: Serra de São Mamede, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing on bark.

Images

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Microscopy: Ascus with 4 spores;
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Microscopy: Sections;
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Microscopy: Hymenium (general view-1);
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Microscopy: Hymenium (general view-2);
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Microscopy: Asci with different number of spores ( 3 & 4 in this case);
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Microscopy: Spores.

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Microscopy added.
By: zaca
2015-08-25 16:10:58 PDT (-0700)

One of the main features of this species is the variable number of spores per ascus (observed between 2 and 5, but sometimes is difficut to known how many there are). The photos of the hymenium give a good picture of this.

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