Observation 53851: Cladonia ramulosa (With.) J.R. Laundon

When: 2010-08-25

Collection location: Jamor, Oeiras, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Primary thallus squamuose, green with some brown tint; Podetia with very short stalks (<0.75cm) coated by small squamules intensely sorediate, some sharp others with a cup form, all with brown fruting bodies of round form, some of which transluscent even with dry weather. With these characteristics I found only Cladonia ramulosa, which is commom in Portugal and in south Europe in general.

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Used references: Azores bioportal
Irish lichens
Based on chemical features: K+yellow, KC-

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