Fungi Outer Hebrides

Family: Lichinaceae

Lichina confinis (O.F. Müller) C. Agardh

Type: Fruticose

A small tufted species of the upper tidal zone and just beyond in the splash zone. Similar to Lichina pygmaea but smaller and with the branches rounded

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