Observation 48641: Punctelia Krog
When: 2010-07-11
Who: zaca
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing in a healthy Quercus tree. Most of the bark was covered with this lichen.

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Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Recognized by sight: punctiform pseudocyphellae

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You are right, Jason.
By: zaca
2010-07-16 19:47:34 EDT (-0400)

I saw some photos of Punctelia subrudecta very similar to my specimen, although apothecia are said to be rare for this species.

By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2010-07-16 18:49:15 EDT (-0400)

Vulpicida has very bright, obvious yellow medulla. I see some dot-shaped pseudocyphellae in the first photo, so maybe this is one of the Punctelia instead.

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