Observation 11104: Letharia columbiana (Nutt.) J.W. Thomson

When: 2008-09-14

Collection location: interior British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: jeff (jkass7)

No specimen available

Found on Ponderosa Pines in the interior of b.C. and dyes wool a yellowish green, do not think it is wolf moss.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:26 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Interior British Columbia’ to ‘Interior British Columbia, Canada’



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-79% (1)
Recognized by sight
20% (2)
Recognized by sight: The somewhat livid yellow color is typical for vulpinic acid, making it clearly Lethatia. Only species without soredia is L. columbianum.
83% (1)
Recognized by sight: Correct spelling.

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