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General
  substrate
   calciferous rock
   wood
   non-calciferous rock
   bark
   rock (unspecified)
   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*
   fusiform (spindle-shaped)
   broadly ellipsoid
   subglobose
   globose
   ellipsoid
   ovoid
  ascospores septation
   present
   absent
Secondary Metabolites [general]
  secondary metabolite presence
   absent
   present
Conidiomata
  conidiomata*
   absent
   present
Photobionts
  primary photobiont kind
   cyanobacterioid
   chlorococcoid
Upper Thallus Surface
  upper surface color - overall*
   green
   reddish yellow
   brownish grey
   orange
   brownish green
   greyish yellow
   yellowish brown
   black
   greenish brown
   lime yellow (bright greenish yellow; geographicum-green)
   greenish grey
   brown
   yellowish red
   grey
   red
   greenish yellow
   yellow
   blackish grey
   greyish green
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