Observation 87098: Pyxine sorediata (Ach.) Mont.
When: 2009-02-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Location: 35°13’21.51"N, 85°57’3.86"W, el. 572 m, Rutledge Point Trail.

Substrate: Growing on exposed sandstone rocks at the rim of the escarpment.

Habitat: oak-dominated, eastern deciduous woodland at the rim of the western escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau.

Note: These images spent the last few years tucked away in MO Observation 19070 until Jason noticed that they did not belong there!

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Yes, I’m fairly positive this is Pyxine sorediata
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-01-28 19:57:17 CST (-0500)

You can even see the salmon-colored medulla in a few places. Pyxine has a very distinctive general look about it, doesn’t it?

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