Click here to view an interactive map of the Northern Ireland dataset as currently collated by CEDaR.
The map is generated through the NBN Gateway using their Interactive Mapping Tool.
This acid bark lichen of deciduous trees is scarce in Ireland. It resembles the common epiphyte B. laurocerasi (described elsewhere) but is characterised by its slightly smaller discs and purple-violet, K+ green epithecium (top layer of the disc). It is found chiefly in old woodlands. Absent from southern Ireland.
Original text submitted by Vince J. Giavarini
|Simms, M. J., (2016). Bacidia absistens (Nyl.) Arnold. [In] LichenIreland. |
http://www.habitas.org.uk/lichenireland/species.asp?item=18207 Accessed on 2016-07-28.