Observation 35035: Coccocarpia palmicola (Sprengel) Arv. & D.J. Galloway

Locality: 35°37’14.76"N, 83°40’39.11"W, el. 524 m

Substrate and habitat: Growing on a tree trunk about 50 cm DBH about 2 m above the ground in wet riparian woodland near a fast-flowing stream.

Identification: Dark lead gray, rosette-forming, laminally isidiate lichen with characteristically rounded lobe tips.

Sharnoff’s Coccocarpia palmicola gallery
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Common name: salted shell lichen

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Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff, and Sharnoff, 2001, pp.280-281; Hinds and Hinds, 2005, pp.218-219

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