Observation 67999: Candelariella aurella (Hoffm.) Zahlbr.

When: 2011-05-23

Collection location: Old Bridge North of Solano Park Circle, Davis, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

No specimen available

Growing on a stone bridge with several other lichen species and moss. A creek regularly visited by waterfowl and other animals runs underneath it.

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Recognized by sight: pale yellow apothecia on rock, indistinct thallus

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Probably C. aurella, apparently
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-05-23 23:38:01 CDT (-0400)

It looks like that is the only species on rock with poorly developed thallus (according to the Sonoran Flora).

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