Observation 56190: Cladonia chlorophaea group

When: 2010-02-12

Collection location: Briarcrest Neighborhood, Shoreline, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tim Sage (T. Sage)

No specimen available

Growing on a fence.

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number of species possible
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2010-10-21 23:38:09 CDT (-0400)

There are quite a number of look-alike species, especially on the coast:

C. carneola (usually KC+y and usually more yellowish than this looks)
C. cryptochlorophaea (K+r KC+r PD-)
C. homosekikaica (K- KC- PD+o/r, medulla UV+ ice blue)
C. chlorophaea (K- KC- PD+o/r, medulla UV-)

Created: 2010-10-21 14:59:18 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2010-10-21 23:41:58 CDT (-0400)
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