Observation 166688: Cladonia P. Browne

When: 2014-06-05

Collection location: MP 14.5 E. Larch Mountain Rd., Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Found on a rotting stump.


In situ. Podentia present but no apothecia.
Scattered squamules, most Granny Smith apple-green, edged in white.
Attempts to capture podentia in focus.
Multiple podentia found amongst moss.

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Used references: Brodo, Lichens of North America.

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Several options, all hard to distinguish…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2014-06-05 21:00:40 EDT (-0400)

C. umbricola, C. macilenta, C. bacillaris, C. transcendens, C. coniocraea, … Too bad there’s not a good “group” name, like C. chlorophaea group we can use for these ambiguous subulate specimens…

Created: 2014-06-05 20:40:44 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-06-05 20:40:59 EDT (-0400)
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