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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
Astrothelium confusum Müll.Arg.

Flora 68: 247 (1885)

T: Rio Magdalena, Nova Granata [Colombia], A.Lindig 141; holo: G n.v.

  Thallus green to yellowish, somewhat bullate. Pseudostromata irregular and not distinctly raised, whitish, lacking pigments. Hamathecium not inspersed. Ascospores 3-septate, 20–23 × 7–9 μm.
CHEMISTRY: Thallus and pseudostromata UV–, K–; no substances detected.
  Corticolous in north-eastern Qld; pantropical, mostly in open, lowland areas.  
  Aptroot (2009d)  

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