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  • Lauderlindsaya acroglypta (Norman) R.Sant.
Lauderlindsaya acroglypta
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This lichenised species grows on mosses and liverworts on basic-barked trees. Each spherical disc (perithecium) is slightly immersed and surrounded by a thalline cuff consisting of soredia. The five- to seven-septate spores span 25-45ųm in length.

Key characteristics

  • Not associated with Normandina squamules
  • On basic bark, the thallus develops on bryophytes producing a sorediate cuff around the large, black perithecia.

Original text submitted by Vince J. Giavarini

 Simms, M. J., (2016). Lauderlindsaya acroglypta (Norman) R.Sant.. [In] LichenIreland.
http://www.habitas.org.uk/lichenireland/species.asp?item=432844 Accessed on 2017-11-19.