Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Candelariella aurella (Hoffm.) Zahlbr.
Family: Candelariaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2014-10-10)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: positive
Collector: Jason Hollinger   8137a   
Date: 2014-10-10
Locality: United States, Nevada, Pershing County, Humboldt Range, Black Canyon, large outcrop atop ridge at top of faint mining track at head of canyon
40.5475  -118.1949 +-5m.
Elevation: 2449 meters (8033ft)
Habitat: large rhyolite outcrop high on east-west ridge
Substrate: side of limestone boulder
Associated Species: Lecidella patavina, Staurothele drummondii
Notes: areoles yellow waxy convex but not lobate ~scattered, apothecia with almost no proper margin and thick crenate incomplete thalline margin, parathecium to ~25um at top very indistinct fan-shaped with distinct complete stipe, hymenium ~50-60um, paraphyses some capitate to ~7um, spores 8 per ascus ~oblong-ellipsoid ~14-16x4-5um
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Record ID: d5331970-541c-49e2-aeb5-388b80e694c6
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