on old rotten decorticate conifer trunk

oak-hickory forest on lower part of south-facing slope with thick understory

green scurfy crust of goniocysts?, C- in section, pycnidia abundant stalked and often forked white, conidia ~3-4×1um ellipoid hyaline simple smooth, algae 3-6um micareoid, apothecia only one seen convex black, hymenium and hypothecium violet-brown turning green in K on the outside and stronger purple inside, asci K/I+ blue thollus, spores only one seen simple smooth hyaline ellipsoid ~5×2um

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