When: 2017-04-30

Collection location: Serra de São Mamede, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Growing on siliceous rock.


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Recognized by sight: Suggested by AlanF

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Thanks, AlanF,
By: zaca
2018-12-04 11:53:56 PST (-0800)

for your comment and suggestion.

Not a Rhizocarpon. Possibly Fuscidea recensa
By: AlanF
2018-12-04 10:32:59 PST (-0800)

Rh. furfurosum has a brown thallus and blastidea. This looks like Fuscidea recensa, which has a UV+ white medulla and a photobiont with cells dividing by binary fission.

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