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.

Identification: Corticolous Heterodermia with long, narrow, adnate lobes and several apothecia; soredia, isidia, and phyllidia absent. This is the same specimen as MO Observation #34957

Lendemer, 2009, A synopsis of the lichen genus Heterodermia (Physciaceae, lichenized Ascomycota) in eastern North America, Opuscula Philolichenum 6: 1-36
McCune, 2003, Heterodermia in the Pacific Northwest
Sharnoff’s Heterodermia hypoleuca gallery
CNALH images, description, and locality map, and a larger, interactive locality map.

Common name: cupped fringe lichen

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Used references: Brodo, Sharnoff, and Sharnoff, 2001, p.338; Hinds and Hinds, 2005, p.261; MO Observation #34957

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