<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN"> <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>Cyphelium inquinans (images of British lichens)</TITLE> <META NAME="description" CONTENT="Photograph of Cyphelium inquinans (lichen)"> <META NAME="keywords" CONTENT="image, images, photograph, lichen, Cyphelium"> <META NAME="Author" CONTENT="Alan J. Silverside"> </HEAD> <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="Cryptolechia_carneolutea.html" target="_top"><img src="previous.gif" border=0 alt="Previous page" align=left></a> <a href="Cystocoleus_ebeneus.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>Cyphelium inquinans</b></font><font size=4> (Sm.) Trevis.</font></p> <p><br></p> <table width=690 border=0> <tr><td><div align=justify><font face="arial" size=2>Thallus pale grey, rather thick, warted; apothecia black, with thin but rather conspicuous, grey, thalline margins when young, becoming more convex when mature and producing a powdery mass of dark spores (test with finger-tip). Widespread but predominantly in the south-east, on fence-posts and worked wood, and on acid-barked trees.</p> <p>Refs: Smith <i>et al.</i> (2009), 366; Purvis <i>et al.</i> (1992), 228; Dobson (2005), 158 (photo); Dobson (2011), 164 (photo); Nordic Lichen Flora (1999) 1: 50, 88 (photo); Arup <i>et al.</i> (1997), 176 (photo); Frahm <i>et al</i>. (2010), 77 (photo); Wirth, Hauck &amp; Schulz (2013), 1: 442 (photo); Puntillo (1996), plate 15 (photo); Brodo <i>et al.</i> (2001), 292 (photo); Thomson (1997), 211, 212 (photo).</div></font></td></tr> </table> &nbsp; <table> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cyphelium_inquinans_P4016506.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cyphelium inquinans"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><img src="Cyphelium_inquinans_P4016506a.jpg" border=1 vspace=5 alt="Cyphelium inquinans, enlarged view"></td></tr> <tr><td align=center><font face="arial" size=2>On trunk of old Scots Pine (<i>Pinus sylvestris</i>), Mar Estate, Aberdeenshire, April 2008</font></td></tr> </table> <p><br></p> <table border=0> <tr><td><a href="Cryptolechia_carneolutea.html" target="_top"><img src="baru6.gif" border=0 alt="Previous page"></a></td> <td width="50">&nbsp;</td> <td><a href="Cystocoleus_ebeneus.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 October 2009, last updated September 2013</p> </font> </blockquote> </td></tr> </table></center> </BODY> </HTML>