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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
Sarcographa oculata Müll.Arg.

Bull. Herb. Boissier 3: 323 (1895)

T: Qld, locality unknown, 1893, F.M.Bailey 783; holo: G.

  Thallus pale fawn, thin, smooth, dull. Ascomata immersed in scattered subhemispherical stromata; stromata 1–2 mm diam.; lirellae rounded to irregular in outline, 0.2–0.4 mm wide. Disc faintly white-pruinose. Proper exciple indistinct, non-carbonised. Hymenium 100–130 µm thick. Ascospores 8 per ascus, pale brown, (7–) 8–10-locular, (25–) 30–36 × 7–8 µm.
CHEMISTRY: Stictic acid.
  A very rare, endemic species known only from the type specimen from Qld (precise locality unknown).  
  Archer (2009a)  

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