Observation 217937: Pertusaria multipuncta (Turner) Nyl.

When: 2015-10-03

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

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Growing on bark.

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Microscopy added.
By: zaca
2015-10-10 02:59:35 PDT (-0700)

The only doubt here was the existence of true apothecia. If it was sterile, then most probably could be P. albescens. But the chemistry pointed to P. multipuncta and the existence of asci and spores is another point in favor.

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