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Rhizocarpon ochrolechiae (Poelt & Nimis) Hafellner
Thallus parasitic, immersed in the host tissue; apothecia convex, brown-black, ascospores submuriform (partly compartmentalised by both cross-wise and shortly longitudinal septa). On Ochrolechia parella, rare or overlooked, Wales, Inner Hebrides of western Scotland, mostly coastal.
Refs: Smith et al. (2009), 803.
|On Ochrolechia parella, on basalt coastal rocks near Port Mòr, Isle of Muck, June 2012 (BLS meeting, material lent by Brian Coppins)|
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