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Pyrenopsis furfurea (Nyl.) Th. Fr. (redirected from: Collema furfureum)
Family: Collemataceae
[Collema furfureum Nyl.,  more]
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Life habit: lichenized (mutualistic with algal photobionts) thallus: crustose (crustaceous) – episubstratal – unspecified thallus: compartimentized – areolate, squamulate [th] upper surface: brown(ish) black [th marginal and upper surface] specific structures: absent ascomata: absent | present ascoma: apothecial, apothecioid – hymenial ascoma [mm]: (min) 0.3 [ascm, if apoth] disc, mazaedium: strongly concave, excavate, urceolate | plane, flat, flattened, expanded [ascm, if apoth] subhymenial layers, hypothecium; [if perith] basal excipulum: brown(ish) (if pale: fawn, tan; if mid: cinnamon) | hyaline, colourless [ascm] paraphyses/-oids: present [ascm] paraphyses/-oid cells width [µm]: (low) 2.0 (high) 2.5 asci: prototunicate [asc] tholus: thickened [asc] tholus amyloidity (iodine reaction): present [asc] tholus amyloidity pattern: with amyloid tube, ring (= Collema-, Micarea-, Porpidia-, Psora-types etc) ascospores: (median) 8.0 [asp] shape: subglobose, subspherical | broadly ellipsoidal [asp] length [µm]: (low) 10.0 (high) 12.0 (max) 18.0 [asp] width [µm]: (low) 7.0 (high) 10.0 [asp] septa: absent – spore lumen unilocular, monolocular [asp] pigmentation: hyaline, colourless [asp] perispore, epispore: not apparent secondary metabolites: absent primary photobiont: present secondary photobionts (eg in cephalodia): absent primary photobiont: cyanobacterial.

substrate: rock, stones, pebbles – unspecified.