Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Lecanoraceae

Lecanora sulphurea (Hoffm.) Ach.

Type: Crustose

A thick, cracked-areolate crust, variable in colour from true sulphur to yellowy-green. Common on coastal silica-rich rocks

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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