Observation 87184: Physcia atrostriata Moberg

When: 2012-01-29

Collection location: Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: m.cicanese (Matthew Cicanese)

No specimen available

I’m having trouble keying out this species due to it’s size. The second photograph gives the size reference.

The lower side of the thallus is white.

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By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-01-30 00:11:16 CST (-0500)

White lower surface rules out my first guess (Dirinaria picta). P. atrostriata should have gray/black-streaked lower surface.

Created: 2012-01-29 21:17:15 CST (-0500)
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