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

Death Valley National Park (California, Nevada)

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

Acarosporaceae

Candelariaceae

Lichinaceae

Peltulaceae

Physciaceae

Psoraceae

Teloschistaceae

Verrucariaceae