Observation 34843: Lasallia papulosa (Ach.) Llano
When: 2010-03-15
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found growing on large faces of sandstone rooks. In sunny areas. mixed with moss.

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Recognized by sight: found on rock
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Recognized by sight: Chris Parrish called it.

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common toadskin
By: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)
2010-03-16 02:04:41 EDT (-0400)

A few corners of the thallus are turned over, exposing a light tan undersurface, so this is Lasallia papulosa. The blackened toadskin, Lasallia pensylvanica, also occurs in WV and is similar, but it has a jet black undersurface.

Created: 2010-03-15 23:55:54 EDT (-0400)
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