Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
Catalog #: LSU00128872
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2024134e-0462-40b0-bbf4-e2574a2af77c
Secondary Catalog #: 108978
Taxon: Alectoria ochroleuca (Hoffm.) A. Massal.
Family: Alectoriaceae
Taxon Remarks: witch's hair lichen
ID Remarks: TLC (35-8): UV+, colourless substance at .42 Barbaric, Alectoronic & Usnic acids.
Collector: Irwin M. Brodo; M. J. Shchepanek   8899-5a   
Date: 1966-07-09
Verbatim Date: 7/9/1966
Locality: Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador, Division No. 10, Menihek Lake, Menihek Lake. On south bank of inlet on west shore of lake, 2 miles N of Faden.
54.2  -66.55
Elevation: 494 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1620 ft.
Habitat: Sand and gravel esker. On exposed summit of ridges, with scattered dwarf Picea glauca and Betula glandulosa.
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Record ID: 2024134e-0462-40b0-bbf4-e2574a2af77c
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