Fungi Outer Hebrides

Family: Peltigeraceae

Peltigera hymenina (Ach.) Delise ex Duby

Type: Foliose

Widespread and commonly found in damp and coastal grassland and around the bases of trees. A variable species but the ochre-coloured veins with unbranched, pale rhizines are diagnostic

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