Observation 34996: Physcia millegrana Degel.
When: 2010-02-07
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Locality: 35°12’47.92"N, 85°55’20.20"W, el. 586 m. Woodlands.

Substrate and habitat: Growing on a branch of scarlet oak, Quercus coccinea, brought to the ground by recent rain storms, in a park-like residential area bordering oak-dominated eastern deciduous woodland at the western rim of the Cumberland Plateau.

Identification: A commonly encountered, small Physcia lichen with very finely divided margins.

References:
Sharnoff’s Physcia millegrana gallery
CNALH images and locality map, and a larger, interactive locality map.

Voucher specimen:
United States, Tennessee, Franklin County, Sewanee, Woodlands. 07 Feb 2010. Chris Parrish 0047, det. James C. Lendemer (NY).

Common name: mealy rosette lichen.

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