Observation 86405: Porpidia Körb.

When: 2011-07-23

Collection location: Red Rock Canyon, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada [Click for map]

49.0° 114.0°

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

No specimen available

Locality: Red Rock Canyon, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta; 49° 7’43.06"N, 114° 1’36.54"W, el. 1476 m

Identification: A knowledgeable park visitor suggested that this might be Lecidea lapicida, but it looks much like Jason’s MO Observation 54331 from the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, Washington, which is labelled Porpidia.

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Recognized by sight: rust-stained areolate thallus, black lecideine apothecia

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