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Aspicilia cinerea

Distribution: Washington; western and midwestern states to Arizona and northern New Mexico, northern US, Carolinas, Tennessee, Virginia, with disjuncts in Missouri and Texas; Canada.

Habitat: Usu. in sun.

Substrate: On siliceous rock.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Thallus pale to dark greenish-grey, sometimes yellowish, rimose-areolate to somewhat verrucose. Apothecia 0.4-1.2 mm in diameter, black, level with surface of thallus.

Accepted Name:
Aspicilia cinerea (L.) K├Ârber

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Aspicilia cinerea in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Aspicilia cinerea photos.

USDA Plants: Aspicilia cinerea information.

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