Public Description of Peltigera polydactylon (Neck.) Hoffm.

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Name: Peltigera polydactylon (Neck.) Hoffm.
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 (Latest review: 2008-10-27 13:40:15 CST (+0800) by jason)

Diagnostic Description:

UPPER SURFACE: grayish to brownish, shiny to somewhat dull, no soredia/isidia/lobules, margins crisped and downturned, lobes to 12 to 15 mm wide
LOWER SURFACE: veins distinct, raised; rhizines slender, pointed, along veins
APOTHECIA: red-brown, vertically folded

Look Alikes:
P. neopolydactylon lobes broader (over 20 mm), margins not crisped or wavy, surface often broadly blistered

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Description editor: Jason Hollinger

Created: 2008-10-27 13:40:15 CST (+0800) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
Last modified: 2008-10-27 13:40:15 CST (+0800) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
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