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Pilophorus acicularis

Distribution: West of Cascades from Alaska to northern California; disjunct in Idaho and extreme western Montana.

Habitat: Open sites.

Substrate: On rock.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


Thallus pale grey-green, granular/verrucose. Stalks erect to 25 mm, terminating in a small black apothecium.

Accepted Name:
Pilophorus acicularis (Ach.) Th. Fr.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Pilophorus acicularis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Pilophorus acicularis photos.

USDA Plants: Pilophorus acicularis information.

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