Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Teloschistaceae

Caloplaca crenularia (With.) J.R. Laundon

Type: Crustose

On siliceous rocks, in sheltered, often damp situations, also occasionally on walls. The large, brick-red ascomata on a rough greyish thallus are characteristic

Determiner: 
Christine Johnson

References: 
Smith et al. editors (2009) The Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland
Dobson (2018) Lichens: an Illustrated Guide to the British and Irish Species

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