Observation 67190: Xanthoria elegans (Link) Th. Fr.
When: 2011-05-10
(48.65371° -118.674962° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A ~4cm mass growing on a south facing rhyolite/andesite rockface.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: orange, narrow lobes becoming detached from the rock in places (thus foliose and not crustose like similar-looking Caloplaca trachyphylla and kin)

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By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-05-10 20:51:47 EDT (-0400)

I can’t make out which species of Phaeophyscia (the dark gray thing growing on top of the orange Xanthoria).

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