Ramalina fastigiata

    Description

    Thallus tufted, green (when wet) to grey, branches irregularly shaped, ending in flattened fruits.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On tree trunks and branches.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and locally common in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    MAP KEY:

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

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