Observation 64040: Leptogium (Ach.) Gray
When: 2011-02-26
No herbarium specimen

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Could be yet another morph of L. cyanescens
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-03-03 01:38:42 CST (-0600)

I agree with you that this is probably Leptogium and not Collema (where dry it looks rather shiny), but I never really know. (If it were Collema you might consider C. flaccidum, since this seems to have lots of tiny round lobule-like isidia.) It doesn’t look as gray as L. cyanescens generally looks, but they do look totally “wrong” when wet like this.

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