M. E. Hale

Current Determination: Xanthoparmelia hyporhytida (Hale) Hale
Family: Parmeliaceae
Det. by: M. E. Hale
Location: South Africa: Western Cape
Locality: 38 km NNW of vanrhynsdorp on E side of Rwy N7 (grid 3118 BC)
Coordinates: -31.2791 18.5576
Elevation: 200
Habitat/Microhabitat: Succulent karoo; on soil and pebbles

Collector(s): M. E. Hale
Collection Date: 31 October 1986
Catalog Subset: Lichens
EMu IRN: 3614485
OccurenceID: c1937492-4eeb-41d7-be64-9f091957ac26

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