Notes:
It is on granitic blocks in semi-shadow of pine-tree forest. Light grey spots are 5-10cm length and often without clear concentric zonality. Apothecia are often have rectangular shape and they look when crowded as a group of complex cells.
NaClO 5-8% test makes weak yellowish-green tint and weak brown colouring of apothecia.
KOH 20% tests make greenish-yellow colouring turned fast into brownish-yellow then over 5 minutes into red-brown as old blood.

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