Observation 51277: Ramalina bourgeana

When: 2010-08-22

Collection location: Parque de Monsanto, Lisboa, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

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Adhesive disc visible on the bottom

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Adhesive disc
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2010-08-24 16:28:23 MDT (-0600)

Very interesting!

Adhesive disc
By: zaca
2010-08-24 16:18:41 MDT (-0600)

There is a distinguish feature of this species that is not well documented in the photos: the branched lobes are attached to the substrate by an adhesive disc. I just uploaded another (bad) photo where this is clearly visible.

Created: 2010-08-24 15:36:32 MDT (-0600)
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