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Rhizoplaca melanophthalma (DC.) Leuckert & Poelt
rimmed navel lichen

General Information
Symbol: RHME2
Group: Lichen
Family: Lecanoraceae
Growth Habit: Lichenous
Native Status: NA   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. May 23, 2002. Usage Requirements.

Sheri Hagwood. USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM). United States, ID, Bureau of Land Management Jarbidge Resource Area. September 28, 2006. Usage Requirements.



Symbol Scientific Name
LEME15 Lecanora melanophthalma (DC.) Ramond
LEBR19 Lecidea brandegeei Tuck.
LEBR8 Lecidea brandegei Tuck., orth. var.


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Fungi – Fungi
Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi
Class Ascomycetes
Order Lecanorales
Family Lecanoraceae
Genus Rhizoplaca Zopf – rimmed navel lichen
Species Rhizoplaca melanophthalma (DC.) Leuckert & Poelt – rimmed navel lichen

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Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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