Peltigera praetextata

Peltigera praetextata

Peltigera praetextata (Florke ex Sommerf.) Zopf - lichen belonging to Peltigeraceae family,
Scaly Pelt Lichen (Peltigera praetextata) Lichen growing on a mossy rock outcrop at the edge of a forest trail (near a wetland). 
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/89120/scaly_pelt_lichen_peltigera_praetextata.html
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/89121/scaly_pelt_lichen_peltigera_praetextata.html Geotagged,Peltigera praetextata,United States,Winter

Distribution

World distribution: temperate and boreal regions of North America, Europe and Asia Sonoran distribution: Arizona, southern California, Baja California Sur, and Chihuahua.

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Taxonomy
KingdomFungi
DivisionAscomycota
ClassLecanoromycetes
OrderPeltigerales
FamilyPeltigeraceae
GenusPeltigera
SpeciesPeltigera praetextata