Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Pycnora praestabilis (Nyl.) Hafellner
Family: Pycnoraceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2017-05-05)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: positive
Collector: Jason Hollinger   17253   
Date: 2017-05-05
Locality: United States, Utah, Garfield County, Aquarius Plateau, ca. 10 km E of Johns Valley Rd. on FH 17 near head of Sweetwater Creek on slopes N of road
37.827  -111.899 +-50m.
Elevation: 2650 meters (8692ft)
Habitat: open conifer woodland on south-facing sandstone slopes
Substrate: _Juniperus scopulorum_ wood
Notes: areoles scattered, small, subglobose to verruculose, whitish to dirty yellowish, K+/-y C- KC+r/v fleeting UV- KUV+/-y P+y/o strong; epihymenium green-black, K-; hymenium ~brownish; hypothecium dark brown, K+r/v bleeding; asci ~lecanora-type with ~thin thollus and very broad tapering K/I- axial mass which penetrates all the way through; spores ~5x2.5um; conidia ~3-4x1.5-2um, ellipsoid (not broadly)
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Record ID: d8554b89-f5c3-429d-97fe-871ccabfca90
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