Species Details

Sulcaria badia

grooved beard lichen

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Scientific Name:
Sulcaria badia Brodo & D. Hawksw.
Common Name:
grooved beard lichen
Family: Parmeliaceae
Element Code: NLTEST0030
USDA Plants Symbol: SUBA
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: fruticose lichen (epiphytic)
Blooming Period:
Elevation:
415 - 1510 meters
1360 - 4955 feet
General Habitat:
  • Cismontane woodland
  • Lower montane coniferous forest
General Micro Habitat: usually on bark of hardwoods and conifers
Micro Habitat:
Notes:
Threats:

Potentially threatened by agricultural conversion and development. 

Taxonomy:


Other:

Often occurs on Pseudotsuga menziesii and Quercus garryana; also occurs on Acer macrophyllumFraxinus oreganaPinus ponderosa, and Rhododendron macrophyllum.

Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA), Oregon (OR), Washington (WA)(?)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Humboldt (HUM), Trinity (TRI)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Fish Lake (4112336), Salyer (4012385)
Notes:
Definitions of codes following a county and/or quad:
* Presumed extirpated
(?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
Quad and county data is imported from the CNDDB. Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. These data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.

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Presumed Extant
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