Observation 352902: Aspicilia A.Massal.

When: 2018-12-25

Collection location: Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Alexey Sergeev (asergeev)

No specimen available

The most common lichen on rocks.


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You’re probably right
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2018-12-27 21:33:38 PST (-0800)

Just looks wrong somehow. At least not any of the species I know… but then there are a lot I don’t know!

Why not Aspicilia?
By: J-Dar
2018-12-27 20:14:48 PST (-0800)
Sorry to be negative
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2018-12-27 18:01:14 PST (-0800)

I don’t know what this is, but I’m pretty sure it’s not any of the many forms of A. strigata. It resembles Bellemerea, but surely it can’t be that…