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

Christine Johnson

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