When: 2009-02-09

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

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

No specimen available


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

Substrate: Growing on a small patch of nearly bare, sandy mineral soil overlying sandstone at the base of a tree.

Habitat: Rich, oak-dominated, eastern deciduous forest at the western escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau.

Dotson Point Trail, 2009-02-09: 35885-35893

Common name: turban lichen

Species Lists


podetia, 12.5x
podetia, 7.1x
podetia, 12.5x
podetia, 16x
podetial surface, 40x
squamules, 12.5x
squamules, 32x
x-section of podetium, 63x
interior of cap, 80x

Proposed Names

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Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff, and Sharnoff, pp.264-265

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