Observation 167107: Ochrolechia A. Massal.

When: 2014-06-10

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

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

On Noble fir bark, which snag had recently diversted itself of. Apothecia small, orange-brown center, with upraised white rims. Thallus composed of tiny raised bumps, which may later develop into apothecia.


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Recognized by sight: unmistakable genus when the apothecial rims are that well-developed: the creamy white thallus and rims, and that color apothecial disk, with really big donut-shaped apothecia — very typical of Ochrolechia… but need chemistry to get to species

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