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General
  substrate
   bryophytes
   bark
   soil
   non-calciferous rock
   rock (unspecified)
   calciferous rock
Thallus
  thallus type
   foliose
   placodioid
   crustose-episubstratal (verrucose, subsquamulose)
   squamulose
  thallus surface colour
   brown
   greenish yellow
   white
   whitish yellow
   yellow
   reddish yellow
   brownish grey
   yellowish red
   grey
   reddish brown
   greyish brown
   greenish brown
   black
   brownish green
   bluish grey
  thallus surface pruina
   absent
   present
  thallus surface colour
   green
   red
   white
   orange
   grey
   brown
   black
   yellow
Ascomata
  ascomata
   absent
   present
  ascomata kind
   apothecioid
   perithecioid
  ascomata hymenium paraphyses(-oids)
   absent
   present
Asci
  ascus dehiscence type
   prototunicate
   lecanoral
   verrucarial
   unitunicate
   bitunicate
  ascus wall thickening
   thickened
   not thickened
Ascospores
  ascospores shape
   ellipsoid
   ovoid
   fusiform (spindle-shaped)
   fusiform-elongate (fusiform-ellipsoid)
   oblong-obtuse
   globose
   narrowly ellipsoid
   subglobose
   broadly ellipsoid
  ascospores septation
   present
   absent
  ascospores wall pigmentation
   medium brownish
   hyaline
Misc
  secondary metabolites
   present
   absent
  primary photobiont kind
   cyanobacterioid
   chlorococcoid

Death Valley National Park (California, Nevada)

James P. Bennett and Clifford M. Wetmore
Species Count: 11

Acarosporaceae

Candelariaceae

Lichinaceae

Peltulaceae

Physciaceae

Psoraceae

Teloschistaceae

Verrucariaceae