Observation 63501: Lobaria pulmonaria (L.) Hoffm.

When: 2011-01-24

Collection location: Učja Valley, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

46.31661° 13.46331°

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Code: Bot_486/2011_IMG3558

Habitat: Mountain secondary beach wood, step, south oriented slope, rocky calcareous ground, shallow soil layer, in shade, partly protected from direct rain by tree canopies, average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 5-8 deg C, elevation 910 m (3.000 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: fallen Fagus sylvatica, not yet rotten.

Place: Učja valley, next to the trail from village Žaga to Planina Baban, south slopes of Mt. Kanin mountain group, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia

Comments: Thallus width of about 35 cm (one foot). Lichen in a half dry condition. Growing solitary.

Canon G11, 6.1-30mm/f2.8-4.5



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Used references: (1) V.Wirth, Die Flechen Baden-Wuerttembergs, Ulmer (1995), Vol. 2, p 563.
(2) I.Brodo, S.Sharnoff, S.Sharnoff, Lichens of North America, Yale Uni. Press (2001), p417.
(3) V.Wirth, R.Duell, Farbatlas Flechten ind Moose, Ulmer (2000), p67.

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