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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
Trypethelium elmeri (Vain.) R.C.Harris

Lichenogr. Thomsoniana 143 (1998)

Pseudopyrenula elmeri Vain., Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn.,Ser. A, 6: 354 (1921).

T: Irosin, Sorsogon, Luzon, Philippines, Oct. 1915, A.D.E.Elmer 14655; iso: ABL.

  Thallus green to yellowish, smooth. Ascomata largely immersed in the thallus. Pseudostromata not raised, inconspicuous. Hamathecium not inspersed. Ascospores 9–19-septate, 60–90 × 12–16 μm; ascomata often with numerous shorter immature ascospores.
CHEMISTRY: Thallus and pseudostromata UV–, K–; no substances detected.
  Occurs on bark in northern N.T. and north-eastern Qld. Palaeotropical, in lowland forests.  
  Aptoot (2009d)  

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