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Observation 17553: Usnea pensylvanica Motyka (Site ID) (Usnea rubicunda)

When: 2009-01-31

Collection location: Sewanee, Franklin Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

No specimen available

Notes:
Location: 35°13’49.26"N 85°57’47.14"W, el. 575 m. Dotson Point Trail.

Substrate and habitat: Growing on tree trunks in an oak-dominated eastern deciduous hardwood forest at the edge of the western escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau.

Photos:
Dotson Point Trail, 31 Jan 2009: 35456-35457
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009: 41758-41764

References:
CNALH images and locality map, and a larger, interactive locality map. You may have to click a few times to see the larger map.

Common name: beard lichen

Species Lists

Images

Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 31 Jan 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 31 Jan 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009
Dotson Point Trail, 21 Feb 2009

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff, and Sharnoff, pp.709-726.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: By comparison with Observation 20521

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