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[Candelina submexicana]

Candelina submexicana (Bouly de Lesd.) Poelt
Mexico, Baja California Sur, 400 m, leg. H. Sipman 25036 [B].
On siliceous rock outcrops in dry places. The thallus reminds of lobed Caloplaca species,
but has the negative to somewhat reddish K-reaction of Candelaria and Candelariella.
[picture height = 3.5 mm].
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