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Variable sunken disk lichen

Lobothallia alphoplaca

Description:

Gray foliose lichen with elongated lobes at margins. The interior is dense, thick and crowded with deformed apothecia.

Habitat:

Spotted on exposed rock at the Valley of Fires State Park in New Mexico.

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Brian38
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Brian38

New Mexico, USA

Spotted on Oct 17, 2019
Submitted on Nov 24, 2019

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