Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Lecidea tessellata Flörke
Family: Lecideaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2015-05-02)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: positive
Collector: Jason Hollinger   8050   
Date: 2015-05-02
Additional Collectors: Nastassja Noell
Locality: United States, Nevada, Pershing County, Augusta Range
40.114  -117.5044 +-50m.
Elevation: 1492 meters (4894ft)
Habitat: east slope near top of low ridge with calcareous soil and scattered _Juniperus_
Substrate: top of calcareous boulder
Associated Species: Calogaya biatorina, Candelariella aurella, Staurothele drummondii
Notes: thallus chalky off-white areolate, K- C- (even in section) KC- UV- P- I-, apothecia ~pruinose inset between areoles, epihymenium green, hypothecium brownish at very top else white and opaque, spores 8 per ascus ~8x4um smooth ellipsoid simple hyaline
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Record ID: d49b98bb-e666-40a2-9096-1d22cc179072
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