Observation 164665: Lichen P. Micheli

When: 2014-05-04

Collection location: Braga, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)

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Yes, maybe it is …
By: zaca
2014-05-05 15:30:35 PDT (-0700)

a Pertusaria, but my observation remains the same, since Pertusaria spp. has chlorococcoid algae as photobionts, rather than Trentepohlia.

It could be
By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2014-05-05 15:19:22 PDT (-0700)

but the lichen is a Pertusaria, I think.

It seems that …
By: zaca
2014-05-05 14:24:53 PDT (-0700)

the leprose lichen (grey-green) is incorporating the green alga Trentepohlia (orange); The leprose seems like a Lepraria, but species in this genus has Asterochloris spp. as photobionts.

Created: 2014-05-04 15:16:50 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2014-05-05 15:21:44 PDT (-0700)
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