Arizona State University Lichen Herbarium
Occurrence ID (GUID): 586b33c8-61fd-45ba-8e4b-c43f5c460e6f
Secondary Catalog #: SEDONA_0206
Taxon: Tephromela atra (Hudson) Hafellner
Identification Qualifier: cf.
Family: Tephromelataceae
Determiner: Frank Bungartz (12-Apr-18)
Collector: Garry Neil   176   
Date: 2018-04-01
Verbatim Date: 01-Apr-18
Locality: United States, Arizona, Yavapai, Courthouse Butte Trail, Coconino National Forest, Red Rock District
34.801367  -111.748465
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM 12 S 431536 3851271
Elevation: 1335 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4380 ft
Habitat: open area, among large sandstone rock pile, within a thin piƱon-juniper woodland
Substrate: on rock
Description: Thallus endolithic, a;pothecia lecanorine, sessile; disc black, somewhat concave to convex; exciple thin; hypothecium hyaline, abundantly filled with calcium oxalate (thus more a lead-grey than really transparent).
Notes: At this point the specimen is most probably Tephromela
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Record Id: 586b33c8-61fd-45ba-8e4b-c43f5c460e6f
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Frank Bungartz (
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