Lecanora polytropa (Hoffm.) Rabenh.
Determiner: Nastassja Noell (2012-05-16)
ID certainty: uncertain
Nastassja Noell 1048
United States, Washington, Spokane County, Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, west of Pine Creek, plot 6
47.4299 -117.5267 +-5m.
701 meters (2299ft)
aspen grove by wetland and pine forest
corner of basalt 1-3 ft off ground
Lecanora semitensis, Lepraria neglecta, Lichenothelia convexa, Rhizocarpon cookeanum, Rhizocarpon distinctum, Trapelia placodioides
thallus lacking or poorly developed scattered pale areoles, scattered yellowish waxy apothecia becoming very convex and excluding margins, K~y? C- KC+y, disks pale yellowish to slightly brownish, rims waxy smooth thick yellowish but excluding with age, epihymenium golden-brown ~POL+ clearing both pigment and granules in K, hymenium ~45-50um hyaline clear, parathecium very thick on edge producing biatorine margin of thick gelatinous elongate radiating cells with brownish POL+ granules at edge clearing entirely in K, amphithecium pushed entirely below apothecium with continuous thin algal layer and ~25um even cortex with brown POL+ granules outside clearing entirely in K, ascus clearly lecanora-type with distinct even canal all the way through, spores 8 per ascus (10.77)11.05+/-0.24(11.38)x(4.77)5.23+/-0.27(5.54)um Q=(1.97)2.12+/-0.10(2.29) N=7
Record ID: ddc93c5a-922c-4b07-9e3f-d5f9b1fff9f0
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