Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Peltigeraceae

Peltigera canina (L.) Willd.

Type: Foliose

Resembles P. membranacea but with much flatter veins and dense, bushy rhizines on the underside. Distribution restricted to basic coastal grassland and dunes

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
Ahlti et al. editors (2012) Noric Lichen Flora. Volume 3: Cyanolichens

TOP