Lecanora symmicta

    Description

    A granular or crusty lichen usually pale yellow-green but can be whitish or grey-green.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Common on acid-barked trees, wood and worked timber. Also occurs as a pioneer species on rough-barked twigs.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    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