Observation 49634: Cladina rangiferina (L.) Nyl.
When: 2010-05-20
No herbarium specimen


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Cladina rangiferina looks right
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2010-08-04 22:30:12 COT (-0500)

Yours has that “wind-swept” look; only a few species do that: C. rangiferina with atranorin (whitish, K+ yellow), C. arbuscula with usnic acid (greenish, K-, KC+ yellow), and for completeness, C. stygia could be mentioned, but it has a blackened base and is more northern.

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