Observation 44098: Dibaeis baeomyces (L. f.) Rambold & Hertel

When: 2010-04-10

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

Who: Chris Parrish (kitparrish)

No specimen available

Location: 35°12’48.33"N, 85°54’14.26"W, el. 524 m. Piney Point Trail.

Substrate: Growing on the loose soil of a small berm bordering a footpath through open pine-oak woodland..

Habitat: Low, open, pine-oak woodland on thin sandy soil over sandstone at the edge of the western escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau.

Sharnoff’s Dibaeis baeomyces gallery
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Common name: pink earth 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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