Observation 113305: Lecidea grisella Flörke

When: 2012-10-06

Collection location: Mata da Margaraça, Arganil, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

According to the British Flora the species Lecidea fuscoatra and L grisella are similar, differing by the thallus that starts continuous and becomes only seemingly areolate with age in the latter, whereas the former is areolate from the begining; This is responsible for the lighter thallus in L. grisella in comparison with L. fuscoatra; In the past L. grisella was named L. fuscoatra var. grisella.
See also observation 113304.

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Used references: British Flora: Smith et al., The Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland, The British Lichen Society, 2009.
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