Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
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Taxon:Cladina evansii (Abbayes) Hale & Culb. Family: Cladoniaceae
Determiner: Shirley C. Tucker (2014)
Lichens photographed and collected from dead leaves and other debris on surface of bare sand. Most lichens <5 cm in diameter. Tentative ID: Cladonia leporina
William J. Platt
Verbatim Date: 11/18/2013
United States, Florida, Escambia, Big Lagoon State Park; on old sand dune about 1 km from bay.
30.31768 -87.40523 WGS84
30.31768° N, 87.40523° W
2 meters (7ft)
Coastal Sand Pine Scrub on old sand dune 9 years after Hurricane Ivan crossed site; Overstory of scattered Pinus clausa; Shrub layer of Quercus geminata, Q. myrtifolia, Ceratiola ericoides; Vegetation in patches with ~50% bare sand.
dead leaves and other debris on bare sand
Recollection of lichens from plots first sampled in 1992, before Hurricane Ivan crossed site. William J. Platt Sand Pine Study Plot #1 at Big Lagoon 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 196:1525.