squamulose


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squamulose

[′skwäm·yə‚lōs]
(biology)
Covered with or composed of minute scales.
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Thallus squamulose, of adnate squamules III--SQUAMULOSE LICHENS 4.
A widely distributed squamulose lichen of both calcareous and arenaceous soils.
A squamulose terricolous lichen of the western interior United States and adjacent Canada with black marginal apothecia and, typically, with densely pruinose squamules.
This brown squamulose lichen is typically saxicolous and occurs through much of western North America with a few boreal outliers eastward.
A characteristic species with squamulose and persistent, rounded primary thallus, short and regular podetia, partially or totally covered with farinose soredia.
This species has squamulose and persistent rounded primary thallus, short and regular podetia coarsely granulose in upper parts.
This species has squamulose and persistent primary thallus, lobate, green olivaceous above, brownish below.
diversa, as new to North America, but it probably represents squamulose C.