Fungi Outer Hebrides

Family: Chrysotrichaceae

Chrysothrix candelaris (L.) J.R. Laundon

Type: Leprose

Forms a thin, diffuse thallus of granular soredia. Bright yellow, often with a greenish tinge. Widespread on the shaded side of deciduous trees, especially with rough bark

Chris Johnson

Smith et al. editors (2009) The Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland
Dobson (2018) Lichens: an Illustrated Guide to the British and Irish Species