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Graphis scripta

Distribution: West of Cascades crest in Washington (largely coastal); Alaska to northern California, east of Mississippi River; Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland.

Habitat: Usually in partial shade.

Substrate: On bark of all types of trees.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Thallus yellowish-white to greenish-grey; lirellae black and slightly raised, 1-7 mm long, 0.15-0.3 mm wide.

Accepted Name:
Graphis scripta (L.) Ach.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Graphis scripta in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Graphis scripta photos.

USDA Plants: Graphis scripta information.

4 photographs:
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