Lecanora campestris

    Description

    Typically in circular colonies, thallus whitish to pale grey, warted and areolate, soralia lacking in this subspecies; apothecia usually abundant, red- to dark brown.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On concrete and calcareous rocks.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and generally common.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map