Observation 96406: Caloplaca saxicola (Hoffm.) Nordin
When: 2012-06-02
Collection location: Peniche, Portugal [Click for map]
Who: zaca
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing mainly on the pieces of brick in an old wall;
Thallus yellow, sometimes pale, with some pinkish hues;
Lobes pruinose; Short lobes convex, down-turned at tips;
Apotecia orange, darker at maturity, with paler margins, crowded mainly at the center of thallus;
Average dimensions of the spores: Me = 13.6 × 6.1 µm ; Qe = 2.2 (N=24).

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