Observation 153620: Platismatia

When: 2013-11-24

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

54.5165° -128.5997° 217m

Who: DylanQ

No specimen available

Notes:
The lichen was growing on Birch in an area without risk of pollution.

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Probably Platismatia
By: Chris Kleine (ckleine)
2013-11-25 08:44:47 EST (-0500)

Lobaria pulmonaria has ridges on the upper surface, which I didn’t notice here. Is the underside of this lichen a mixture of black, brown, and white? If so, that is also suggestive of Platismatia.

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