Submission - 13/05/2020

Sighting - 2020-05-08

Species Seen Caloplaca teicholyta, a silvery-white crustose lichen
Scientific Name
Variety Crane fly
Recorder Rob Randall
Record Status Confirmed
Identifier Rob Randall
Identified on 13/05/2020
Location ST752648
   
Locality Parade Gardens balustrade
Parish Bath
Habitat Top of the Bath Stone balustrade
Notes Most of the small white patches along the balustrade are this species but some are bird-droppings or chewing-gum. Sometimes it goes green when algae start growing on it, or grey if particles of dust settle on it.