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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
Graphis gloriosensis A.W.Archer & Elix

Telopea 11: 454 (2007)

T: Highvale, by side of road to Mt Glorious, Qld, 27°23’S, 152°49’E, 8 June 1983, R.W.Rogers 7613; holo: BRI (AQ687091).

  Thallus off-white to pale fawn, smooth, glossy. Ascomata numerous, conspicuous, raised, irregularly branched, 2–4 mm long, c. 0.1 mm wide, with a distinct thalline margin; lips closed. Proper exciple ±completely carbonised. Hymenium 125–175 µm thick, inspersed. Ascospores 6–8 per ascus, irregularly biseriate, 9–14 (–16)-locular, 50–70 (–90) × 10–12 µm, I+ blue.
CHEMISTRY: Stictic acid.
  An uncommon, corticolous species in south-eastern Qld and north-eastern N.S.W.; endemic.  
  Archer (2009a)  

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