Observation 98193: Flavoparmelia caperata (L.) Hale

When: 2012-06-23

Collection location: Zona de Almargem do Bispo – Loures, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

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It’s maybe a question of light,
By: zaca
2012-06-24 14:12:56 CDT (-0400)

since, in the field, the light green looked the usual for this species.

Soralia and chemistry are right
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-06-24 14:03:54 CDT (-0400)

But doesn’t this look too gray for Flavo-parmelia? Maybe it’s just the lighting. I guess I’m considering something like Myelochroa aurulenta — though, admittedly, that typically has a distinctly yellow medulla, and smaller lobeds.

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