Previous page Next page
 
lastdragon.org

Images of British Lichens



Lecanora intumescens (Rebent.) Rabenh.


Thallus pale grey or brownish grey, smooth to cracked, lacking soredia; apothecia with orange-brown to dark-brown, initially pruinose discs and thick, seemingly swollen, white thalline margins often with conspicuous involutions. Widespread but local on smooth bark.

Refs: Smith et al. (2009), 489; Purvis et al. (1992), 308; Dobson (2005), 225 (photo); Dobson (2011), 229 (photo); van Haluwyn et al. (2009), 210-11 (photo); Wirth (1995), 1: 462-3, 478 (photo); Wirth, Hauck & Schulz (2013), 1: 567, 600 (photo); Frahm et al. (2010), 40-41 (photo); Holien & Tønsberg (2008), 167 (photo); Valcárcel et al. (2003), 214-5 (photo); Puntillo (1996), plate 21 (photo).

 
Lecanora intumescens
Glen Tilt, Perthshire, April 2008


Previous page   Next page



Lichens HOME PAGE | Index of Species | Conditions of Use and e-mail contact | References | Site Home Page


© A.J. Silverside
Uploaded December 2009, last updated September 2013