• Lepraria diffusa var. chrysodetoides (J.R. Laundon) Kukwa

There are no records for this species at present.

Like L. diffusa var. diffusa (described elsewhere), but differing in the thallus colouration which is deeper cream to strong yellow. This variety is known only from east Cork.

Key characteristics

  • Thallus deep cream to strong yellow vs. thallus grey to paler cream in var. diffusa
  • Similar habitats to var. diffusa.

Original text submitted by Vince J. Giavarini

 Simms, M. J., (2016). Lepraria diffusa var. chrysodetoides (J.R. Laundon) Kukwa. [In] LichenIreland. Accessed on 2020-07-06.