Observation 12273: Cladonia P. Browne

When: 2008-10-09

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

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Photos show fruiting structures of this lichen, which arrise over 1cm above a mostly scruffy blackish base. Fruiting structure is gray-white with white patches on the (stem?); interior of fruiting body is brown and cup-shaped. Looks like this arrises from a much more extensive black surfaced lichen (in background) with white reverse. Growing on a lava rock used as a retaining wall.


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