Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog #: C0172201F
Occurrence ID (GUID): 12ce132c-729c-495b-8a43-b3b868f788c7
Secondary Catalog #: 1000391
Taxon: Psora rubiformis (Ach.) Hook.
Family: Psoraceae
Determiner: J. Buschbom (2000)
Type Status: Isotype
Collector: S. Shushan et al.   25501   
Date: 1960-05-30
Verbatim Date: 1960-5-30
Locality: U.S.A., Colorado, Montrose, Floor of Paradox Valley 4 miles east of Bedrock
38.314967  -108.817024 +-7959m.
Elevation: 1500 meters (4920ft)
Habitat: Gypsum knolls
Notes: As Lecidea rubriformis s.l. There seem to be no reliable structural or chemical differences separating L. russellii Tuck, from the widely distributed L. rubiformis Wahlb. This collection represents a mounded, pruinose-dealbate ecad of desert soils.
Exsiccati series: Lichenes Exsiccati Distributed by the University of Colorado Museum, Boulder; William A. Weber, Curator #24
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Field Museum of Natural History (F)
S. Shushan et al. 255011960-05-30
Catalog Number: C0172201F
GUID: 12ce132c-729c-495b-8a43-b3b868f788c7
Latest Identification: Psora rubiformis (Ach.) Hook.
Identified by: J. Buschbom2000

University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley (UC)
Sam Shushan 255011960-05-30
Catalog Number: UC1271649
Latest Identification: Psora cerebriformis W.A. Weber

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