Haematomma ochroleucum

Description

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

Identification difficulty
Habitat

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.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

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

UK Map