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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
Pertusaria flavoisidiata A.W.Archer & Elix
  Mycotaxon 49: 144 (1993)
T: Wangi Falls, Litchfield Park, 40 km SW of Batchelor, N.T., 13°10’S, 130°41’E, 3 Aug. 1991, J.A.Elix 27615; holo: CANB.
  Thallus thin, pale to dull yellow, smooth. Soredia absent. Isidia scattered, inconspicuous, usually simple, sometimes branched, concolorous with the thallus, 0.2–0.3 mm tall, c. 0.05 mm wide. Apothecia not seen. CHEMISTRY: Thallus K–, KC+ orange, C+ weak orange, Pd–; containing thiophaninic acid (major), stictic acid (major), constictic (major), 2-chloro-6-O-methylnorlichexanthone (minor), cryptostictic acid (trace), menegazziaic acid (trace) and 4-chloro-6-O-methylnorliche-xanthone (trace).
  An uncommon, corticolous species in N.T. and Qld; also in Papua New Guinea.  
  Archer (2004b)  

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