Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Lichinaceae

Lichina confinis (O.F. Müller) C. Agardh

Type: Fruticose

A small tufted species of the upper tidal zone and just beyond in the splash zone. Similar to Lichina pygmaea but smaller and with the branches rounded

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
Ahti et al. editors (2012) Nordic Lichen Flora, Volume 3: Cyanolichens

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