Observation 101233: Parmeliopsis ambigua (Wulfen) Nyl.

When: 2011-07-09

Collection location: Black Hills National Forest, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA [Click for map]

44.229° -103.952° 1850m

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

No specimen available

HABITAT wet and mossy steep north-facing slope dominated by old spruce forest; SUBSTRATE spruce log; ASPECT shaded.

I thought the dusting of soredia below these thalli was striking.


cascading soredia below colony of Parmeliopsis ambigua on spruce log

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