[Lichens East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Rimmed Navel Lichen

Rhizoplaca melanphthalma

Synonyms: Lecanora melanophthalma, Lecidea brandegeei, Lecidea brandegei

Rimmed Navel Lichen: Rhizoplaca melanphthalma (Synonyms: Lecanora melanophthalma, Lecidea brandegeei, Lecidea brandegei) - (Lecanoraceae)

What possibly might be rimmed navel lichen (with possibly some Cetraria sp. at the top and Umbilicaria sp.) on rocks atop Lookout Mountain, Ochoco National Forest..........August 10, 2014.

Rimmed Navel Lichen: Rhizoplaca melanphthalma (Synonyms: Lecanora melanophthalma, Lecidea brandegeei, Lecidea brandegei) - (Lecanoraceae) - Rimmed Navel Lichen: Rhizoplaca melanphthalma (Synonyms: Lecanora melanophthalma, Lecidea brandegeei, Lecidea brandegei) - (Lecanoraceae)

What appears to be rimmed navel lichen (Rhizoplaca melanphthalma) as seen on rock outcrops atop Kamiak Butte, Kamiak Butte County Park, Whitman County, Washington...........April 29, 2013.

Paul Slichter