Observation 24547: Xanthoparmelia (Vain.) Hale

When: 2009-08-02

Collection location: Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

No specimen available

Locality: 44°19’56.97"N, 68° 3’39.74"W, el. 10 m, Schoodic Point.

Substrate: Growing on a rectangular block of granite containing feldspar (pink), quartz (clear or whitish), and hornblende (black). The boulder is part of a roadside retaining wall overlooking the sea shore. It matches the nearby native granite and was evidently quarried nearby.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:46 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Schoodic Point, Acadia NP, Maine, USA’ to ‘Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, Maine, USA

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