Boise State University Lichen Herbarium
Catalog #: SRP-L-0008730
Occurrence ID (GUID): 55df3e34-fca6-46b9-ad34-8b9059da0a7d
Taxon: Pleopsidium chlorophanum (Wahlenb.) Zopf
Family: Acarosporaceae
ID Remarks: ID certainty: certain
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Collector: J. Belnap   14a   
Date: 1991-03-15
Verbatim Date: 1991-3-15
Locality: U.S.A., Arizona, Pima, Mica picnic area Saguaro National Park, Tuscon, Arizona.
32.211399  -110.724197  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 32.2113991° N, -110.7241974° W
Elevation: 854 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2800 ft.
Habitat: Saguaro, cholla, and mesquite habitat. Igneous, rocky soil.
Notes: Syn=Acarospora chlorophanum Det. R. Rosentreter Mar 1991 [Acarospora chlorophana (Whalenb. Ex Ach.) Massal.] Contains 14b Xanthoparmelia plittii and 14c Caloplaca. Interesting x-section of Pleopsidium in the rock. Substrate: Saxicolous.
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Record ID: eede80a8-c231-4e03-a45d-3ccd145a3861
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Roger Rosentreter (
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