Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10055 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
Parmeliaceae  
Species Bryoria nitidula (Th. Fr.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
Common name   horsehair lichen
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   s.n.  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 22 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  Yukon Territory.  
Locality Richardson Mts, at Rock River, ca km 460 on Dempster Highway 
 
Elev.: 2788 ft. (850 m.)
Habitat Notes Solifluction lobes, scree slopes, arctic tundra. 
Latitude Longitude 67° 2'  18" N, 136° 12'  28" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Bryoria nitidula (Th. Fr.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

Common Name(s):.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=190584, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Fungi
            Division: Ascomycota
                Subdivision: Pezizomycotina
                    Class: Lecanoromycetes
                        Order: Lecanorales
                            Suborder: Lecanorineae
                                Family: Parmeliaceae
                                    Genus: Bryoria
                                        Species: Bryoria nitidula
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10055s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09407 Alectoria nigricans      "witch's hair lichen" same section
09409 Alectoria ochroleuca      "witch's hair lichen" same section
09792 Antennaria monocephala  ssp. monocephala   "pygmy pussytoes" same section
09801 Betula nana  ssp. exilis   "dwarf birch" same section
09796 Cassiope tetragona  ssp. tetragona   "Four-angle mountain heather" same section
10049 Cetraria islandica      "island cetraria lichen" same section
10047 Cladonia uncialis      "cup lichen" same section
09187 Draba palanderiana      "Palander's draba" same section
09800 Dryas octopetala  ssp. punctata   "eightpetal mountain-avens" same section
09803 Empetrum nigrum      "black crowberry" same section
09794 Eremogone capillaris     same section
09410 Flavocetraria cucullata     same section
09797 Loiseleuria procumbens      "alpine azalea" same section
09795 Minuartia obtusiloba      "alpine sandwort" same section
09798 Salix arctica     same section
09791 Saussurea angustifolia  var. angustifolia   "narrow-leaf saw-wort" same section
09793 Saxifraga tricuspidata      "three-toothed saxifrage" same section
09408 Thamnolia vermicularis      "whiteworm lichen" same section
09802 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
09799 Vaccinium vitis-idaea      "lingonberry" same section

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name

Links

Taxon Links for species Bryoria nitidula  (Th. Fr.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Bryoria+nitidula

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