Observation 89185: Thamnolia vermicularis (Sw.) Schaer., Enum. critic. lich. europ. (Bern): 243 (1850) subsp. vermicularis

When: 2008-07-22

Collection location: Mount Mangart region, Posočje, East Julian Alps, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.44118° 13.64518°

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

Specimen available

Code: Bot_286/2008-1920

Habitat: stony upland pasture, open land, full sun, wind exposed; exposed to direct rain, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 0-2 deg C, elevation 1.960 m (6.400 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.
Substratum: soil
Place: Mt. Mangart’s flats, north of Rdeca Skala place, East Julian Alps, Posocje Slovenia
Comment: The golden plover uses T. vermicularis as nesting material.
Nikon D70 / AF-S Nikorr 18-70mm/f3.5-4.5G ED / Nikorr Micro 105mm/f2.8

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Used references: (1) C.W.Smith, et all., The lichens of Great Britain and Ireland, The British Lichen Society (2009), p 877.
(2) I.M. Brodo, S.D. Sharnoff, S.Sharnoff, Lichens of North America, Yale Uni. Press (2001), p 677.
(3) V.Wirth, Die Flechten Baden-Wuerttembergs, Vol.2. Ulmer (1995), p 894.
(4) F.S. Dobson, Lichens, The Richmonds Publishing Ca.LTD (2005), p 423.

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