Observation 96539: Flavoparmelia caperata (L.) Hale

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36% (2)
Recognized by sight: on rock
84% (1)
Recognized by sight: broad lobes, coarse pustular soredia originating on wrinkles in interior

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Agreed: scratch it open and apply to white interior
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-06-06 21:41:36 EDT (-0400)

However, I’m willing to call this F. caperata based on the coarse pustular soredia. Should be K- (instead of strong K+ yellow turning red).

The best is to make all the spot tests
By: zaca
2012-06-06 19:07:12 EDT (-0400)

C, K an KC on medulla.

KOH where?
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-06-06 19:01:30 EDT (-0400)

If I return to this place next time I could try.

It looks like …
By: zaca
2012-06-06 18:59:18 EDT (-0400)

Flavoparmelia caperata. Chemistry would help to separate it from F. soredians.

Created: 2012-06-06 18:17:44 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-06-06 21:42:31 EDT (-0400)
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