Submission - 13/05/2020

Sighting - 2020-05-08

Species Seen Diploicia canescens, a common white crustose lichen
Scientific Name Diploicia canescens (Dicks.) A. Massal. 1852
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 Bath Stone balustrade
Notes One of several whitish lichens that do not normally produce fruiting bodies. This can look rather like Caloplaca teicholyta but usually has lobes visible in the main body of the lichen as well as round the edge.