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Protoblastenia rupestris, apothecial section mounted in water. Although the hypothecium is pale in the sense of lacking dark brown pigment, it may appear dark in preparations such as this, due to a combination of patchy orange-brown pigment and optical effects.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith