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Hypotrachyna sinuosa

Distribution: West of Cascades crest in Washington; northern British Columbia to northern California.

Habitat: Humid, open forest.

Substrate: Most often seen on small twigs and branches of a variety of trees.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Thallus small, lobes rarely wider than 1.5 mm, yellowish to yellowish-green, dichotomously branched. Black, forked rhizines confined to margins. Powdery soredia form on older lobe tips.

Accepted Name:
Hypotrachyna sinuosa (Sm.) Hale

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Hypotrachyna sinuosa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Hypotrachyna sinuosa photos.

USDA Plants: Hypotrachyna sinuosa information.

3 photographs:
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