Observation 24878: Psora decipiens (Hedwig) Hoffm.

When: 2009-08-28

Collection location: Mangart flats, Mount Mangart, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Blushing scale

Lat.: 46.43964 Long.: 13.64509
Code: Bot_374/2009-2858

Habitat: Dry upland grassland, open space, plain ground, full sun, fully exposed to precipitations, precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 0-2 deg C, elevation 1.960 m (6.400 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: Shallow mossy soil covering calcareous rock.

Place: Mangart’s flats, west of Mt. Mangart, 2.679 m (8.790 feet), East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: Wirth considers this species as a rare one.

Nikon D70 / Nikorr Micro 105mm/f2.8

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
Used references: – F. Dobson, Lichens, The Richmond Publ. (2005), p372
- V.Wirth, Die Flechen Baden-Wuerttembergs, Ulmer, Vol. 1.and 2.(1995), p787.
- I. Brodo, S.Sharnoff, S.Sharnoff, Lichens of North America, Yale Uni. Press (2001), p599.
- V. Wirth, R.Duell, Farbatlas Flechten und Moose, Ulmer (2000), p116.

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