Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
Catalog #: LSU00121114
Occurrence ID (GUID): e35ac11c-108f-4179-a142-64fc9ac7acda
Secondary Catalog #: 113032
Taxon: Caloplaca trachyphylla (Tuck.) Zahlbr.
Family: Teloschistaceae
Determiner: Clifford M. Wetmore (1996-11)
Taxon Remarks: orange lichen
Collector: W. A. Weber; G. K. Arp   282   
Date: 1969-05-16
Verbatim Date: 5/16/1969
Locality: United States, Colorado, Rio Blanco, Douglas Pass, 24 miles north of Douglas Pass
39.917826  -108.742153 +-7124m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: lat/long = 24 mi. N of Douglas Pass along Douglas Pass Rd (Hwy 139); uncertainty = extent of Douglas Pass + Frazier Method
Elevation: 2134 meters Verbatim Elevation: 7000 ft.
Habitat: On low sandstone boulders in an open draw between river benches and rimrocks; abundant locally and evidently nitrophilous, but the source, possibly and old animal carcass, no longer evident.
Substrate: rock
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Record ID: e35ac11c-108f-4179-a142-64fc9ac7acda
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