Fungi Outer Hebrides


Family: Ramalinaceae

Ramalina farinacea (L.) Ach.

Type: Fruticose

Tufted thallus with pendant, yellow-green to green-grey, narrow branches. Marginal soralia delimited and often disc-like, round to oval.The commonest member of this genus found growing in tufts on the bark of deciduous trees, rarely on rock

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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