Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Acarospora stapfiana (Müll.Arg.) Hue
Family: Acarosporaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2014-10-10)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: positive
Collector: Jason Hollinger   8147   
Date: 2014-10-10
Locality: United States, Nevada, Pershing County, Humboldt Range, Black Canyon, ~300 m east up ridge from top of faint mining track at head of canyon
40.5475  -118.1912 +-5m.
Elevation: 2488 meters (8161ft)
Habitat: broad east-west ridge with thin low _Artemisia_ scrub; limestone scree and occasional talus blocks
Substrate: _Xanthomendoza trachyphylla_, _C. saxicola_ and directly on sunny limestone
Associated Species: Acarospora strigata, Calogaya biatorina, Calogaya decipiens, Caloplaca atroalba, Candelariella aurella, Heteroplacidium compactum, Rinodina castanomela, Staurothele drummondii, Xanthomendoza trachyphylla
Notes: K- C- KC-, white below becoming elevated to stipitate finally, heavily pruinose over yellow base, algae continuous and even, areoles contiguous and angular subplacodioid-subsquamulose margins
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Record ID: aeb88cf4-5997-4bef-b535-49f606e6282e
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