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Phaeophyscia confusa Moberg

Data Set Maintenance: Data set standard item. Data set author(s): Moberg R. (95-01-25). Data set to be published after submission; 95-01-25.

Nomenclature: Current taxonomic status: accepted or basionymous. Taxonomic rank: species. Phaeophyscia. Physciaceae Zahlbr. (1898).

Taxonomic Literature: Moberg R., Nord. J. Bot. 15: 319-335 [322] (1995).

Biogeography: Continent: Asia-Temperate.

Ecology: Corticolous.

Thallus: Foliose, lobed; separate thallus parts 1 mm wide. Thallus Size and Differentiation: 30 cm in diameter; apex not distinctly broader than average; not curved. Thallus Outline: Margin concolorous the thallus centre. Upper Surface: Brown, smooth; eciliate; without hairs; not isidate; not lobulate. Lower Surface: Black, firmly attached attached; rhizines moderately abundant, without projections.

Lower Cortex: Paraplectenchymatous, of anticlinal hyphae.

Ascocarps: Abundant, 2 mm in diam.. Margin: Smooth.

Ascospores: Physcia-type or Pachysporaria-type, (17)-20-26-(28) µm long, (9)-10-12-(14) µm wide.

Conidiomata: Strongly abundant.

(report generated 13.Nov.2007)

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