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Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
Catalog #: LSU00176529
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8d256868-1d6f-4559-b756-024428a0f43a
Secondary Catalog #: 204361
Taxon: Buellia curtisii (Tuck.) Imshaug
Family: Caliciaceae
Determiner: Shirley C. Tucker (Feb. 2015)
ID Remarks: on branch (1 m above ground) of living Quercus geminata; several different crustose lichens. UV- ; K+Y --> red
Collector: William J. Platt   14132 C   
Date: 2014-12-08
Verbatim Date: 8-Dec-14
Locality: USA, Florida, Gulf, St. Joseph Peninsula State Park; on old sand dune about 200 m west of St. Joe Bay.
29.7904  -85.4076
Verbatim Coordinates: 29.7904, -85.4076
Elevation: 3 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3 - 5 m
Habitat: Coastal Sand Pine Scrub on old sand dune not recently affected by a hurricane or burned; Overstory of scattered Pinus clausa, midstory and understory trees of Quercus geminata & some Q.myrtifolia, Shrub layer sparse, with Quercus geminata, Q. myrtifolia, Ceratiola ericoides, occasional Serenoa repens; Vegetation cover about 75% with 25% bare sand.
Substrate: on branch of sand live oak
Notes: Recollection of lichens from plots first sampled in 1992. William J. Platt Sand Pine Study Plot #4 at St. Joseph Bay State Park; details on file at FL DEP Region 1 Office; Details of site and study in following: Drewa, P. B., W. J. Platt, C. Kwit, and T. W. Doyle. 2008. Stand structure and dynamics of sand pine differ between the Florida panhandle and peninsula. Plant Ecology 196:15-25.
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Record Id: 8d256868-1d6f-4559-b756-024428a0f43a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Jennifer S. Kluse, Collections Manager (jkluse@lsu.edu)
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