Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 11516
Taxon: Flavopunctelia soredica (Nyl.) Hale
Family: Parmeliaceae
Collector: Jason Hollinger   MUOB 11516   
Date: 2008-06-06
Verbatim Date: 2008-6-6
Locality: United States, Utah, Garfield, The Hogs Back
37.8421  -111.428
Elevation: 2000-2000 meters (6560-6560ft)
Description: Original observation #11516 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Greenish shield lichen, on juniper and pinyon bark. Distinguished by its C+r reaction, and less punctiform soralia than Fl. flaventior, which also is more coastal than F. soredica. This is one of the more common large epiphytic macrolichens on the Colorado Plateau.
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 0f66dde5-fc63-476e-a3e1-40dfd53512af
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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