Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Incertae Sedis

Loreleia marchantiae (Singer & Clémençon) Redhead, Moncalvo, Vilgalys & Lutzoni

Liverwort Navel

Rare with very few British records, most of these are from neglected garden pots which have an algal growth. This specimen was found in an upland gorge with other liverworts besides the usual Marchantia polymorpha