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General
  substrate
   calciferous rock
   wood
   rock (unspecified)
   non-calciferous rock
   bark
   soil
Thallus Growth Morphology
  crustose growth forms
   continuous
   areolate (flattened areoles)
   lobate (incl. effigurate, rosulate, placodioid, subcrustose)
Ascomata
  ascomata*
   absent
   present
  ascomata kind*
   apothecioid
   perithecioid
  hymenium paraphyses(-oids)*
   present
   absent
Asci
  ascus wall thickening
   not thickened
   thickened
  ascus dehiscence type
   prototunicate
   lecanoralean
   verrucarioid
Ascospores
  ascospores shape*
   ovoid
   fusiform (spindle-shaped)
   subglobose
   ellipsoid
   broadly ellipsoid
   globose
  ascospores septation
   present
   absent
Secondary Metabolites
  secondary metabolite presence
   absent
   present
Conidiomata
  conidiomata*
   absent
   present
Photobionts
  primary photobiont kind
   cyanobacterioid
   chlorococcoid
Upper Thallus Surface
  upper surface color - overall*
   greyish yellow
   red
   yellowish brown
   greyish green
   blackish grey
   green
   brownish green
   reddish yellow
   brownish grey
   orange
   greenish yellow
   yellow
   black
   yellowish green
   greenish brown
   brown
   greenish grey
   yellowish red
   grey
Lower Thallus Surface & Attachment
  lower surface structures - presence/absence*
   present
   absent

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

James P. Bennett and Clifford M. Wetmore
Species Count: 15

Lecanoraceae

Lichinaceae

Mycosphaerellaceae

Parmeliaceae

Peltulaceae

Teloschistaceae

Verrucariaceae