Fungi Outer Hebrides

Family: Graphidaceae

Graphis scripta (L.) Ach.

Common Script Lichen

Type: Crustose

Very common on smooth-barked trees and particularly noted on heather stems. Elongated, curved or branched apothecia with raised, smooth margins

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