Observation 48395: Caloplaca decipiens (Arnold) Blomb. & Forss.

When: 2010-07-10

Collection location: Sintra, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

Growing in an old door jamb. At a first look the form reminds that of Xanthoria. However, the marginal lobes are lip-shaped and the inner lobes inner lobes with granular orange-yellow soredia. Some of the lobes present small orangish apothecia. After some search in the internet I found some species of Caloplaca with such characteristics, in particular, C. decipiens which is described in the references.

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