Fungi Outer Hebrides

Family: Graphidaceae

Graphis elegans (Borrer ex Sm.) Ach.

Type: Crustose

Smooth, greyish thallus, lirellate apothecia with raised carbonaceous furrowed margins. Found on smooth barked trees and twigs

Smith, C.W. et al. editors (2009) The Lichens of Great Britain and Irelandd
Dobson, F.S. (2018) Lichens: an Illustrated Guide to the British and Irish Species