Cladonia firma

Scientific Name: Cladonia firma (Nyl.) Nyl.
Common name: popcorn lichen

CALS Conservation Committee Sponsorship:

Knudsen, K. and J. C. Lendemer. 2007. Cladonia firma, sponsorship for the CALS Conservation Committee.  Bulletin of the California Lichen Society 14(2): 40-44.

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Current List / Threat / Rank Status:

CALS works closely with the California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) and the California Native Plant Society (CNPS) to ensure list and rank compatibility.

Global (rank only): G4
Recorded sites, per state (sites listed here may not all be independent ‘occurrences’ as per NatureServe/CNDDB definitions):
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Endemism Note: endemic to coastal Mediteranian climates, both south-coastal California and Mediterranian Sea.
Growth Form: squamulose
Habit: terricolous
Habitat (CNPS classification): Coastal Scrub
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