Observation 35223: Platismatia glauca (L.) W.L. Culb. & C.F. Culb.

When: 2010-04-02

Collection location: Dobrča, Slovenia [Click for map]

Who: BubikolRamios

No specimen available

lichen, very soft on touch, height ~ 8 cm

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:06 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Slovenia,Dobrča’ to ‘Dobrča, Slovenia’



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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Ruffled broad foliose lichen without obvious rhizines and with marginal isidia/soredia.

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Photo doesn’t have quite enough detail to be sure
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-06-30 07:03:50 PDT (-0700)

but it looks like this could be Platismatia glauca. I’d vote against Parmotrema because I don’t see any rhizines at all, implying one of the “cetrarioid” genera, like Platismatia or Tuckermannopsis almost for sure.

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