Cladonia coniocraea Cladoniaceae
Cladonia coniocraea

Primary thallus squamulose, secondary thallus fruticose.
Chemical results: K-, P+ red

Pollution resistant. Common in woods on mossy trees or rotting wood.

The basal squamules, often +/- sorediate, can form large patches. Podetia are narrow, +/- squamulose at base, becoming sorediate above, the tips pointed or with small, narrow cups.

Often found with (and can appear similar to) Cladonia ochrochlora

Cladonia coniocraea

Cladonia coniocraea

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