When: 2018-05-01

Collection location: Parque de Monsanto, Lisboa, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing on rock.

Images

Microscopy: Apothecial section (x100, in water);
Microscopy: Hymenium (x400, in phloxine);
Microscopy: Asci (x1000, in phloxine);
Microscopy: Asci and spores (x1000, in phloxine);
Microscopy: Asci (x1000, in lugol).

Proposed Names

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Comments

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Caloplaca aurantia: a species with lemon-shaped spores.
By: zaca
2018-05-05 11:25:47 EDT (-0400)

Dimensions of the spores (mostly measured inside the asci):
(10.4) 11.6 – 13.9 (14.8) × (7.8) 7.9 – 10.4 (11) µm
Q = (1.2) 1.22 – 1.6 (1.7) ; N = 22
Me = 12.7 × 9.4 µm ; Qe = 1.4

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