<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN"> <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>Cornicularia normoerica (images of British lichens)</TITLE> <META NAME="description" CONTENT="Photograph of Cornicularia normoerica (lichen)"> <META NAME="keywords" CONTENT="image, images, photograph, lichen, Cornicularia"> <META NAME="Author" CONTENT="Alan J. Silverside"> <BODY bgcolor="#000000" background="Icback_dr.jpg" TEXT="#000000" LINK="#3672a4" VLINK="#3672a4"> &nbsp; <center><table border=0 bgcolor="#ffffff" width=1000> <tr><td> <a href="Collemopsidium_foveolatum.html" target="_top"><img src="previous.gif" border=0 alt="Previous page" align=left></a> <a href="Cresponea_premnea.html" target="_top"><img src="next.gif" border=0 alt="Next page" align=right></a> <blockquote> <h5 align=center><font color="#b22222" face="arial">&nbsp;<br>lastdragon.org</font></h5> <h2 align=center><font color="#b22222">Images of British Lichens</font></h2> <hr width="50%"> <p><br></p> <center> <p><font size=5><b>Cornicularia normoerica</b></font><font size=4> (Gunn.) Du Rietz</font></p> <p><br></p> <table width=880 border=0> <tr><td><div align=justify><font face="arial" size=2>Thallus fruticose, branches narrow, somewhat flattened, rather rigid, erect or radiating outwards, ascending and multiply branched at the tips, dark brown, glossy, lacking pseudocyphellae; apothecia apical, concolorous with the thallus, with flat, glossy discs, said to be more frequently produced at higher altitudes. On exposed, usually upland, hard, siliceous rocks in the north and west.</p> <p>Refs: Smith <i>et al.</i> (2009), 362; Purvis et al. (1992), 226; Dobson (2005), 156 (photo); Dobson (2011), 163 (photo); Jahns (1983), 184-5 (photo); Moberg &amp; Holm&aring;son (1984), 80 (photo); Holien &amp; T&oslash;nsberg (2008), 42 (photo); Wirth (1995), 1: 362-3 (photo); Wirth <i>et al</i>. (2004), 53 (photo); Wirth, Hauck &amp; Schulz (2013), 1: 437 (photo); Puntillo (1996), plate 14 (photo); Brodo <i>et al.</i> (2001), 289 (photo); McCune & Geiser (2009), 110 (photo).</p> <p>This lichen could be confused with <i><a href="Cetraria_muricata.html">Cetraria muricata</a></i> but its branches are more uniformly directed and it lacks pseudocyphellae.</p> <p>FGBI: <a href="http://fungi.myspecies.info/all-fungi/cornicularia-normoerica" target="_blank">http://fungi.myspecies.info/all-fungi/cornicularia-normoerica</a></font></div></td></tr> </table> </center></blockquote><center> <table> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cornicularia_normoerica_DSCF3730.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cornicularia normoerica"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cornicularia_normoerica_DSCF3726.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cornicularia normoerica"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><font face="arial" size=2>On exposed, base-poor rocks, Rispond, West Sutherland, August 2012<br>&nbsp;</font></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cornicularia_normoerica_IMG_4475.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cornicularia normoerica"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><font face="arial" size=2>Barren material on base-poor boulder just above sea-level, Rispond, West Sutherland, August 2012<br>&nbsp;</font></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cornicularia_normoerica_IMG_4979.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cornicularia normoerica"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><font face="arial" size=2>Fertle material on montane, base-poor boulder, near Laid, Loch Eriboll, West Sutherland, August 2012<br>&nbsp;</font></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cornicularia_normoerica_IMG_3713.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cornicularia normoerica"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><font face="arial" size=2>On pebble in exposed, base-poor dune system, Findhorn, Morayshire, August 2010</font></td></tr> </table> </center><blockquote><center> <p><br></p> <table border=0> <tr><td><a href="Collemopsidium_foveolatum.html" target="_top"><img src="baru6.gif" border=0 alt="Previous page"></a></td> <td width="50">&nbsp;</td> <td><a href="Cresponea_premnea.html" target="_top"><img src="baru8.gif" border=0 alt="Next page"></a></td></tr> </table> </center> <p><br></p> <p><hr></p> <center><font face="Arial" size=2> <p><b><a href="index.html" target="_top">Lichens HOME PAGE</a> | <a href="indexP.html" target="_top">Index of Species</a> | <a href="http://www.lastdragon.org/conditions.html" target="_top">Conditions of Use and e-mail contact</a> | <a href="references.html" target="_top">References</a> | <a href="http://www.lastdragon.org/home.html" target="_top">Site Home Page</a></b></p> </font></center> <p><br></p> <font face="Arial" size=2> <p>&copy; A.J. Silverside<br> Uploaded June 2012, last updated January 2016</p> </font> </blockquote> </td></tr> </table></center> </BODY> </HTML>