Haematomma ochroleucum


    Grey or greeny-grey, powdery, crustose lichen. Typically has a ragged edge to the thallus due to mycelia growing outwards.

    Identification difficulty

    Grows on dry surfaces of rocks or dry walls of buildings.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map