Observation 11682: Usnea Dill. ex Adans.

When: 2008-09-29

Collection location: Southeast Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Non-banded antler-shaped lichen, composed of tiny hair-like growths.


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Maybe same thing?
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2008-09-30 15:42:46 EDT (-0400)

Could well be the same thing as in other observation. Depending on where it grows, Usnea glabrata can produce abundant little fibrils all along its branches, or almost none. I think. Could also be U. hirta, say.

Created: 2008-09-29 16:40:14 EDT (-0400)
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