Lecanora garovaglii ( Koerber ) Zahlbr.

Sokoloff, Paul C., Freebury, Colin E., Hamilton, Paul B. & Saarela, Jeffery M., 2016, The " Martian " flora: new collections of vascular plants, lichens, fungi, algae, and cyanobacteria from the Mars Desert Research Station, Utah, Biodiversity Data Journal 4, pp. 8176-8176 : 8176

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Lecanora garovaglii ( Koerber ) Zahlbr.


Lecanora garovaglii ( Koerber) Zahlbr.


Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordNumber: 287; recordedBy: Sokoloff, Paul C.; Taxon: scientificName: Lecanoragarovaglii ( Körber) Zahlbr.; kingdom: Fungi; phylum: Ascomycota; class: Lecanoromycetes; order: Lecanorales; family: Lecanoraceae; genus: Lecanora; specificEpithet: garovaglii; taxonRank: Species; scientificNameAuthorship: ( Körber) Zahlbr.; Location: continent: North America; country: United States of America; countryCode: USA; stateProvince: Utah; county: Wayne County; municipality: Hanksville; locality: Mars Desert Research Station ; verbatimLocality: "Comm check" hill, 1.7 km north of Mars Desert Research Station, just west of Cow Dung Road; verbatimElevation: 1371 m; verbatimLatitude: 38°25'3.15"N; verbatimLongitude: 110°46'54.59"W; coordinateUncertaintyInMeters: 50; Identification: identifiedBy: Freebury, Colin E.; dateIdentified: 2015; identificationRemarks: Additional specimen examined: Utah: Carbon County, B. D. Ryan 18077, on sandstone (CANL).; Event: verbatimEventDate: November 22, 2014; habitat: Conglomerate sandstone hilltop dominated by Artemisia and Ephedra; Record Level: institutionID: CMN; collectionID: CANL 127961; collectionCode: CANL, UTC; basisOfRecord: Preserved Specimen GoogleMaps


Cortex KC+ gold (usnic & isousnic acids). Lecanora garovaglii (Fig. 18) is common throughout the semi-arid regions of central North America ( Brodo et al. 2001). It has been previously reported from Boulder Mt. Plateau, Wayne County by Leavitt and St. Clair (2008).

Supplemental File: CANL 127961 (Suppl. material 15).