Observation 35076: Lobaria quercizans Michaux

Locality: 35°37’14.76"N, 83°40’39.11"W, el. 524 m

Substrate and habitat: Growing on the partially moss-covered base of a large oak tree in bottomland hardwood forest.

Identification: Non-sorediate Lobaria with smooth, silvery, mineral gray upper cortex. This is the same specimen as in MO Observation #34960.

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Common name: smooth lungwort

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:54 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Tremont, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Tennessee, USA’ to ‘Tremont, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, USA

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Used references: Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff, and Sharnoff, 2001, p.420; Hinds and Hinds, 2005, p.303; MO Observation #34960

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