When: 2016-05-01

Collection location: Lourinhã, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Growing on rock at a cliff over the sea.
Except for the size (slghtly bigger) it is very similar to Buellia maritima (considered at _observation 237975). A photo comparing the two species is included.


Microscopy: Asci (mature, x1000);
Microscopy: Apothecial section;
Microscopy: Another apothecial section and hymenium;
Microscopy: Hymenium;
Microscopy: Paraphyses (x1000);
Microscopy: Asci (overmature and young, x1000);
Microscopy: Evolution of ascus staining with IKI (x1000);
Microscopy: Asci staining with IKI (x1000);

Proposed Names

87% (1)
Used references: British Flora; AFL website; CNALH
Based on microscopic features
Based on chemical features: All chemical reactions negative.

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