iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 20984256
Taxon: Ramalina complanata (Sw.) Ach.
Family: Ramalinaceae
Collector: blake hendon      
Date: 2019-03-05
Verbatim Date: 2019/03/05 7:25 PM CST
Locality: United States, Texas, Circle C North, Austin, TX 78749, USA
30.208924  -97.886564 +-65m.
Description: Original observation #20984256 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks: A continuation of the "Cataloging the life" associated with some limbs that I recently trimmed off of a Quercus virginiana located in the yarden. Using "Keys to Lichens of North America, Revised and Expanded" Irwin Brodo, Yale University Press, 2016. Fruticose key, then Ramalina key... 1) thallus bushy or a pendant tuft from a single point, <6 cm long, 2) soredia absent and apothecia common, 3) common on trees, 4) branches solid and medulla dense and compact, 5) branches not mottled with black spots and branches flat, 6) branches with depressions, ridges, and tubercles, 7) at least some apothecia on the branch surface or along margins, 8) warts or tubercles abundant. See:
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Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 7eb0b1bf-f3b9-45cb-b884-9396216fe78f
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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