When: 2014-05-01

Collection location: Portal, Arizona, USA [Click for map]

Who: T. Nelson

No specimen available

A few miles out of Portal in the mountains. Elevation 5-6,000 feet.


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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: If I remember right, this is quite common in southeastern Arizona,but Hypogymnia less so. Also, if you zoom in to this photo it looks like it might not be inflated (which if true would rule out Hypogymnia).

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Looks like an …
By: zaca
2014-09-21 15:49:50 EDT (-0400)

Hypogymnia, but can be other lichen. On the right hand side onbe can see a well developed specimen of Usnea strigosa group.