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Diploschistes scruposus (Schreb.) Norman


Thallus thick, crustose, becoming cracked-areolate and warted, whitish- to leaden grey or tinged yellow, not pruinose; apothecia with black but pruinose, sunken discs and thick margins. Widespread on hard, siliceous rocks and walls, said especially to be in nutrient-enriched sites.

Refs: Smith et al. (2009), 380; Purvis et al. (1992), 237; Dobson (2005), 167 (photo); Dobson (2011), 172-3 (photo); Jahns (1983), 256-257 (photo); Wirth (1995), 1: 379 (photo); Wirth et al. (2004), 223 (photo); Wirth, Hauck & Schulz (2013), 1: 457 (photo), 458; Moberg & Holmåson (1984), 212 (photo); Stenroos et al. (2011), 209 (photo); Hansen & Anderson (1995) 88 (photo); Valcárcel et al. (2003), 186-7 (photo); Thomson (1997), 217; Brodo et al. (2001), 304 (photo).

FGBI: http://fungi.myspecies.info/all-fungi/diploschistes-scruposus

 
Diploschistes scruposus
Diploschistes scruposus
Braemar, Aberdeenshire, April 2002
 
Diploschistes scruposus
Braemar, Aberdeenshire, March 2008
 
Diploschistes scruposus
Diploschistes scruposus, close view
On rockface, Balmaha, Stirlingshire, November 2008


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