Observation 34267: Peltigera polydactylon (Neck.) Hoffm.

When: 2010-02-21

Collection location: Sewanee, Franklin Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

Specimen available

Location: 35°13’21.51"N 85°57’3.86"W el. 572 m, Rutledge Point Trail.

Substrate and habitat: Growing on and through a layer of mosses on a nearly vertical sandstone cliff in a patch of rock given to seepage, in oak-dominated eastern deciduous woodland at the western rim of the Cumberland Plateau.

Sharnoff’s Peltigera polydactylon gallery
Stridvall’s Peltigera gallery
CNALH images and locality map, and a larger, interactive locality map.

Voucher specimen:
United States, Tennessee, Franklin County, Sewanee, Rutledge Point Trail. 21 Feb 2010. Chris Parrish 0066, det. James C. Lendemer (NY).

Common name: many-fruited pelt

Species Lists


lower surface, 7.1x
lower surface, 10x
lower surface, 16x
lower surface, 16x

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Used references: MO Observation #20655. Voucher specimen identified by James C. Lendemer (NY).

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