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General
  substrate
   bryophytes
   rock (unspecified)
   bark
   wood
   non-calciferous rock
Thallus Growth Morphology
  thallus primary subunits arrangement*
   evenly dispersed
   adjoining in the center, dispersed along the periphery
   distinctly separate (scattered)
   contiguous (closely adjoining)
Ascomata
  ascomata emergence*
   sessile
   stipitate
  ascomata disc curvature*
   convex
   concave
   weakly convex
  ascomata disc color*
   reddish brown
   yellowish green
   brown
   yellow
   greenish yellow
   yellowish brown
   white
   black
Asci
  tholus amyloidity pattern*
   amyloid and with wide, axial body divergent towards apex (Lecanora-type)
   with amyloid cap
   amyloid and with narrow, axial body convergent towards apex (Bacidia-type)
Ascospores
  ascospores shape*
   oblong-obtuse
   curved
   ellipsoid
   fusiform-elongate (fusiform-ellipsoid)
   acicular
   oblong-truncate
   narrowly ellipsoid
   broadly ellipsoid
  ascospores septation
   present
   absent
  ascospores wall pigmentation*
   medium brownish
   pale brownish
   greenish grey
Secondary Metabolites [general]
  secondary metabolite presence
   present
   absent
Photobionts
  primary photobiont kind
   cyanobacterioid
   chlorococcoid
Upper Thallus Surface
  upper surface color - overall*
   bright white (atranorin white; vermicularis-white)
   grayish white
   yellowish white
   bluish grey
   greyish blue
   greyish yellow
   brown
   lime yellow (bright greenish yellow; geographicum-green)
   greenish yellow
   grey
   yellowish grey
   bluish green
   black
   greenish brown
   green
   yellow
   greyish green

Golden Gate National Recreation Area

James P. Bennett and Clifford M. Wetmore
Species Count: 6

Caliciaceae

Lecanoraceae

Lobariaceae

Ramalinaceae