• Anaptychia runcinata (With.) J.R.Laundon
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Anaptychia runcinata
© Mike Simms
Anaptychia runcinata
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A distinctive, adpressed foliose lichen with narrow radiating lobes and often conspicuous dark apothecia with pale margins. It changes colour from brown when dry to dark green when wet.

Key characteristics

  • Radiating foliose lobes.
  • Dark apothecia with pale margins.
  • Brown when dry, green when wet.

Original text submitted by Michael Simms

 Simms, M. J., (2016). Anaptychia runcinata (With.) J.R.Laundon. [In] LichenIreland. Accessed on 2018-08-18.