Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
Catalog #: LSU00135651
Occurrence ID (GUID): 45d71e5c-3c41-4446-9c0f-28632a0860c6
Secondary Catalog #: 164997
Taxon: Stereocaulon azulense Yoshim. & W.A. Weber
Family: Stereocaulaceae
ID Remarks: Lichenes Exsiccati No. 645. Distributed by the University of Colorado Museum, Boulder. Mycotaxon 27:494-495. 1986.
Type Status: ISOTYPE
Collector: W. A. Weber; Hans Beck   s.n.   
Date: 1984-01-17
Verbatim Date: 1/17/1984
Locality: Ecuador, Galapagos, Isla Isabela, Galapagos Islands. Isla Isabela, southwest coast. Cerro Azul. Steep grassy slopes between Iguana Cove and summit, 1000-4000 ft. alt.
Elevation: 305 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1000 ft.
Habitat: Occurring on fixed boulders above the wooded zone but most abundant along the east-facing sides of lava trenches just below the beginning of the inversion layer. Forming luxurious continuous carpets over rock, with small amounts of S. weberi Lamb.
Substrate: rock
Notes: Imaged for Global Plants (JSTOR Plant Science)
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Record ID: 45d71e5c-3c41-4446-9c0f-28632a0860c6
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