Observation 68350: Melanelia glabra (Schaerer) Essl.

When: 2011-05-21

Collection location: Serra de São Mamede, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Growing over granitic rock.

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Based on chemical features: C+ red reaction on apothecia (weak).
84% (1)
Recognized by sight: shiny brown, big abundant apothecia, C+r

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X. grupo pulla
By: Anto (Antonio Valero)
2012-02-28 07:47:48 SAST (+0200)

puede tratarse de Xanthoparmelia grupo pulla


I had a wrong idea
By: zaca
2011-05-31 02:57:47 SAST (+0200)

about the genus of these specimens, maybe caused by the similarity with some specimens that once I classified as Xanthoparmelia loxodes. The genus Melanelia is completely new for me. Thanks, Jason.

Created: 2011-05-30 23:26:41 SAST (+0200)
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