Observation 65932: Heterodermia japonica (Sato) Swinscow & Krog
When: 2011-03-24
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Sprawling over moss over steep rock face in valley on north end of trail. With Leptogium spp. and Phaeophyscia hispidula.


thallus at 10x
lobe tips at 30x
thallus interior at 10x
undersurface near lobe tips at 30x
“purplish” coloration on underside in older parts of thallus at 30x

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Used references: Lichen Flora of the Greater Desert Sonoran Region, Vol. I, 2001 (treatment by Moberg and Nash III)
Lendemer, J.C. 2009. A synopsis of the lichen genus Heterodermia in eastern North America. Opuscula Philolichenum 6: 1-36.

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