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Checklist of the Lichens of Australia and its Island Territories
Introduction | A–D | E–O | P–R | S–Z | Oceanic Islands | References
Lecanora epibryon (Ach.) Ach. subsp. xanthophora Lumbsch
  in H.T.Lumbsch, G.B.Feige & J.A.Elix, Pl. Syst. Evol. 191: 231 (1994). T: Banks Peninsula, 3 km E of Te Oka Peak, Canterbury, New Zealand, 10 June 1980, J.A.Elix 8607; holo: CANB; iso: AK, CHR.  
  Differs from subsp. broccha in lacking the stictic acid chemosyndrome. Chemistry: Thallus and apothecial margin K+ yellow to reddish, C+ orange to reddish, Pd+ yellowish orange; containing 2,5,7-trichloro-3-O-methylnorlichexanthon (major), atranorin (submajor), ±barbatic acid (submajor), 5,7-dichloro-3-O-methylnorlichexanthone (sub-major), arthothelin (minor), asemone (minor), chloroatranorin (minor), ±7-chloronorliche-xanthone (minor), ±2,5-dichloronorlichexanthone (minor), ±2,7-dichloronorlichexanthone (minor), 5,7-dichloronorlichexanthone (minor), ±gyrophoric acid (minor), isoarthothelin (minor), ±lecanoric acid (minor), ±4-O-demethylbarbatic acid (minor), 3-O-methylasemone (minor), ±methyl barbatate (minor), ±thiophanic acid (minor) and 2,5,7-trichloroliche-xanthone (minor).
  Occurs in N.S.W., A.C.T., Vic. and Tas. Outside Australia this subspecies is known from southern South America (Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego) and mountains in New Guinea and New Zealand.  
  Lumbsch & Elix (2004)  

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