Observation 75370: Lichen P. Micheli
When: 2011-08-26
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On a rock being used as a door stop for a gate.

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lichens yo
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-09-04 16:12:47 CDT (-0400)

http://sites.google.com/...

uh uh.

east coast.

Sure seems like it.
By: Byrain
2011-09-04 16:12:35 CDT (-0400)

I think the texture is pretty consistent, but the features were minute so its hard to say.

Sterile crusts are tough
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-09-04 15:55:31 CDT (-0400)

Hard to say, but it looks like your spot tests are K- C- KC+y — usnic acid. (Usnic acid is often both KC+y and CK+y; the CK+y doesn’t necessarily mean diffractaic acid.) The main problem here is I can’t tell what the soralia look like. Is this entirely leprose? Or are there soredia in patches hidden somewhere in one of these photos? Or something else entirely?

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