Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium at Louisiana State University
Catalog #: LSU00169284
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7af6d86f-3c58-461d-a782-40c5bf61b085
Secondary Catalog #: 203968
Taxon: Buellia rappii Imshaug ex R.C. Harris
Family: Physciaceae
Determiner: Shirley C. Tucker (2014)
ID Remarks: Lichens photographed and collected from dead upright stem in 10 m wide clone of sand live oak (Quercus geminata). Trunk cut to obtain specimens. Tentative ID: Unknown
Collector: William J. Platt   13019 A   
Date: 2013-11-18
Verbatim Date: 11/18/2013
Locality: United States, Florida, Escambia, Big Lagoon State Park; on old sand dune about 1 km from bay.
30.31768  -87.40523  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 30.31768° N, 87.40523° W
Elevation: 2 meters (7ft)
Habitat: 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.
Substrate: trunk of dead Quercus geminata
Notes: 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 196:15–25.
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Record ID: 7af6d86f-3c58-461d-a782-40c5bf61b085
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