Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Pachypeltis cladodes (Tuck.) Søchting, Frödén & Arup
Family: Teloschistaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2018-12-08)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: uncertain
Collector: Jason Hollinger   16270   
Date: 2017-04-11
Locality: United States, Nevada, Lincoln County, Mormon Mountains, 4.5 km almost due W of Mormon Peak
36.968  -114.552 +-50m.
Elevation: 1250 meters (4100ft)
Habitat: N-facing schist slope below mudstone cliffs
Substrate: _Heteroplacidium compactum_ on granite edge
Associated Species: Anaptychia elbursiana, Heteroplacidium compactum, Lichinella nigritella, Myriolecis semipallida
Notes: thallus areolate-subsquamulose, thin, yellow, appressed, margin lobulate-effigurate; apothecia broadly adnate to barely constricted; disk orange; proper margin well-developed, paler shinier orange; thalline margin often present, yellow like thallus; cortex ~20um but indistinct, paraplect with thin-walled isodiametric cells ~5-10um, no epicortex; medulla apparently also paraplect at least below apothecia; hymenium ~70um; parathecium of squashed ~radial hyphae, plunging below hypothecium and merging ambiguously with paraplect medulla below apothecia with variably large isodiametric cells; paraphyses weakly branched at top, swollen weakly to ~2.5um at tips; spores 8 per ascus, ellipsoid to broadly ellipsoid, ~9-11x5-7um septum ~2.5-3.5um
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Record ID: e7d39b19-4e31-45fe-97ad-a4e5c8102d93
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