Gelatinous Skin Lichen - Leptogium gelatinosum


    Very variable. Brown or green brown thallus, lobes usually erect and wrinkled with entire or regularly lanceolate margins.


    Usually found among moss on trees, calcareous rocks and soil and on mortar.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread, particularly in the west of the UK.

    VC55 Status

    Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map