Observation 21670: Solorina saccata (L.) Ach.

When: 2009-05-28

Collection location: Vavenby Limestone South, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

Specimen available

Notes:
Growing on moss near limestone.

SPORES becoming brown, smooth to weakly bumpy, 1-septate, 16-23 × 7-8 µm
CEPHALODIA scattered underneath
APOTHECIA deeply sunken in thallus

Images

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moist
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dry
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dry
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Close-up of cephalodia underneath.
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rhizines and veins underneath
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Section of thallus and cephalodia in water at 100×.
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Apothecial section in water at 100×.
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Spores in water at 400×.

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Used references: Preliminary keys to Ways of Enlichenment.
Based on microscopic features

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