Lepraria incana agg.

    Description

    This is a thin, powdery, pale grey to distinctly blue-grey lichen which forms a crust like covering.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Shaded places on acid rocks, walls and tree-trunks.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and common in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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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