Observation 145328: Hypogymnia (Nyl.) Nyl.

When: 2013-09-06

Collection location: Gypsy Meadows, Pend Oreille Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Parker (mycotrope)

No specimen available

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Jason…
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2014-02-07 13:21:08 WIB (+0700)

thanks for weighing in. One thing troubles me about calling this H. rugosa is that the apothecia are huge with several in the 15-20mm range, only slightly less than nickle size. That is mainly what led me to photograph it. Lichens of North America gives a maximum diameter of 6mm for the apothecia.