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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 pseudodactylina A.W.Archer
  Mycotaxon 41: 238 (1991)
T: Mt Cameron, Tas., 25 Nov. 1973, G.C.Bratt 73/1240; holo: HO.
  Thallus greyish white, slightly cracked, smooth and glossy. Soredia absent. Isidia densely crowded, concolorous with the thallus, unbranched, 1–2 mm tall, 0.3–0.5 mm wide. Apothecia not seen. CHEMISTRY: Thallus K+ yellow → red, KC–, C–, Pd+ orange; containing salazinic acid (major) and consalazinic acid (trace).
  An endemic, saxicolous species that is known only from the type locality in Tas.  
  Archer (2004b)  

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