Melanelixia subaurifera

    Description

    A dull green or brownish green lobed lichen.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On various deciduous trees, especially in well lit areas, often on twigs and branches.

    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