Taxon:Xanthoparmelia cumberlandia (Gyelnik) Hale Family: Parmeliaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2014-10-03)
ID certainty: positive
United States, Nevada, White Pine County, Great Basin National Park, Mount Wheeler Campground, small talus field south of campground
39.0087 -114.303 +-5m.
3020 meters (9906ft)
small open talus-field overlooking creek surrounded by _Picea engelmannii_ forest, geology a mixture of siliceous metamorphic and granitic rocks deposited by glaciers
lobes broad but abundantly imbricate-lobulate, lower side pale tan, upper side strongly maculate near tips somewhat convex loose, medulla K+y to bright deep red abundant norstictic acid crystals in section; TLC usnic + norstictic + connorstictic (JPH plate 39.22 on 20171105)