Observation 131079: Peltigera hymenina (Ach.) Delise

When: 2013-03-30

Collection location: Braga, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)

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Interesting one
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2013-03-31 19:44:35 CDT (-0500)

It looks like this may have no veins, suggesting P. hymenina, I think, a species I’ve only ever read about. I can’t tell from the photos if there is any tomentum at all on the upper surface (check with hand lens near margins). Check for roughened (“scabrose”) texture, too, while you’re at it.

Created: 2013-03-31 19:00:01 CDT (-0500)
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