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Alectoria sarmentosa
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Washington; Oregon, northern California, northern Idaho, western Montana, southern Alaska, Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire; British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec.

Habitat: Cool coastal areas and moist inland sites.

Substrate: On conifers.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Thallus pendent, pale yellowish-green; branches sometimes flattened at axils; apothecia brown.

Accepted Name:
Alectoria sarmentosa (Ach.) Ach.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Alectoria sarmentosa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Alectoria sarmentosa photos.

USDA Plants: Alectoria sarmentosa information.

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