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You aren’t the first to feel that way!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2017-10-15 11:46:54 -05 (-0500)
I am so frustrated with Peltigera
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2017-10-15 11:38:49 -05 (-0500)

I have a feeling that if I line up all the specimens I picked so far in recent years, I can bridge the gap between this species and that, and than between that one and the next one, and so on, where there is no distinctive border between the species.

Tomentum at tips only is good
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2017-10-15 01:19:51 -05 (-0500)

for true P. praetextata. Most of what’s in eastern North America is something else, call it “sensu lato”.

Tomentum only at the end of lobes;
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2017-10-01 20:10:22 -05 (-0500)

some thalli appear veinless when viewed from above, so at first I thought it was P.elisabethae. Fruiting and fruitless thalli intermix on rocks, appearing to be different species.