Private Herbarium of Jason Hollinger
(hb. Hollinger)
Taxon: Acarospora strigata (Nyl.) Jatta
Family: Acarosporaceae
Determiner: Jason Hollinger (2014-10-10)
ID Remarks: ID certainty: positive
Collector: Jason Hollinger   8152   
Date: 2014-10-10
Locality: United States, Nevada, Pershing County, Humboldt Range, Black Canyon, ~350 m east up ridge from top of faint mining track at head of canyon
40.5477  -118.1908 +-5m.
Elevation: 2496 meters (8187ft)
Habitat: broad east-west ridge with thin low _Artemisia_ scrub; limestone scree and occasional talus blocks with local vein of some sort of yellowish crumbly sandstone-like rock
Substrate: rotten iron-rich sandstone
Associated Species: Staurothele drummondii
Notes: thallus scattered subsquamulose-areolate, areoles convex strongly waxy white-pruinose over pinkish context, K- C- KC-, apothecia inset ~round red-brown smooth, cortex ~40um paraplect. globose cells to ~4um, epicortex as much as 80um but deeply cracked to eucortex, algae continuous and even, hymenium ~100um, spores many per ascus ~8-10x3um
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Record ID: c90be212-1ab8-4dfb-936a-75f90bf94973
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