Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Lecanoraceae

Lecanora poliophaea (Wahlenb.) Ach.

Type: Crustose

Common on nutrient-enriched coastal rocks, mainly in the north and west. Often found with Lecania aipospila but occupying humid and more moist areas

Determiner: 
Chris 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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