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Cladonia cyathomorpha  Stirt. ex W. Watson

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Family: CLADONIACEAE

Habitat: Oceanic zone

Description

    Primary thallus made of large basal squamules, 5-10 mm diam., ± erected,  often upwardly recurved at margins, ± rounded, indented,  upper surface grey-green when dry, green when humid,  lower surface white with raised, palmately arranged pale pink-brown, pale yellow-brown to pale brown-purple veins radiating from their point of attachment (N.B. K colour gets denser). Podetia scyphus-shaped, scarce, to 0.5-1 cm tall, regular, gradually flared to form a funnel-shaped scyphus, coarsely corticate, granulose to  squamulose .  Apothecia very rare, brown, pycnidia more frequent, brown, on scyphus rims. Thallus : C-, K+ yellow, KC-, Pd+  golden-yellow > red, UV-. Rare, on vertical faces of damp, mossy rocks, mainly in rainy woodlands. See also Cladonia pyxidata with a different habitat, without veins on lower surfaces of primary squamules.







Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 1
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 3
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 4
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 5
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Locmaria-Berrien 1
Bernard BOUFFINIER




Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 6
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Locmaria-Berrien 3
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Nièvre 1
Arnaud DELHOUME



Cladonia cyathomorpha Nièvre 2
Arnaud DELHOUME



Cladonia cyathomorpha Nièvre 3
Arnaud DELHOUME



Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 7
Bernard BOUFFINIER



Cladonia cyathomorpha Huelgoat 8
Bernard BOUFFINIER



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