Description:
Thallus:
Apothecia: orange, disc gray pruinose; 0.8-1.2 mm diam.
Epihymenium: with yellowish-brownish crystals
Hypotheciumand hymenium: hyaline
Exciple: with yellowish-brownish crystals
Ascospores: 7-9-septate 32-42 x 5.5-6 Ám

Chemistry: K+ yellow or red; not tested by by tlc.

Distribution & Ecology: Falkland Islands; three collections from rocks.

Notes: Bacidia aureocarpa from Campbell Island is similar.

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