A leafy lichen, with lobes ascending or pendant, overlapping, greenish to bright yellow, lobes tiny but expanded towards the tip, becoming fan-shaped, 0.7 to 1.2 mm in width.
On nutrient enriched bark and also on man-made substrates.
All year round
Scattered widely throughout Britain, once local it is becoming more common.
Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland, but increasing.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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