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Phaeocalicium atenitikon Ladd & C.A.Morse - walnut fairy pin

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Family: Mycocaliciaceae                                                                                 
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Technical Description: Ladd, D. & C.A. Morse. 2022 A new species of Phaeocalicium (Mycocaliciaceae) on black walnut in central North America. The Bryologist 125(1): 36-42.                                                                                  
Distribution in North Carolina
Comments: Described from the Ozarks region, extending east at least as far as western NC.
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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Found exclusively on twigs of Juglans nigra.
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Recorded by: Jason Hollinger
Henderson Co.