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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 remota A.W.Archer
  Mycotaxon 41: 238 (1991)
T: March Fly Glen, 64 km NE of Lennard R. crossing, along Gibb River road, King Leopold Ra., W.A., 17°10’S, 125°18’E, 14 May 1988, J.A.Elix 22221; holo: CANB.
  Thallus thin to diffuse, discontinuous, dull yellow to greyish yellow, areolate and cracked, smooth. Isidia absent. Soralia sparse, scattered or numerous, 0.2–0.6 mm diam., disc-like to hemispherical. Apothecia not seen. CHEMISTRY: Thallus K–, KC+ weak orange, C–, Pd–; containing thiophaninic acid (major), stictic acid (major), hypostictic acid (minor), 2-chloro-6-O-methylnorlichexanthone (trace) and cryptostictic acid (trace).
  Saxicolous in northern W.A. and N.T. and in N.S.W.; also in the Philippines.  
  Archer (2004b)  

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