LichenIreland
  • Anisomeridium robustum Orange, Coppins & Aptroot

There are no records for this species at present.

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This species has the cone-like pycnidia of its lookalike A. polypori (described elsewhere), but differs in the larger size. Usually on trees near old forest sites, never on soft-barked trees such as elder and elm. In Ireland, the species is scattered.

Key characteristics

  • Like A. polypori but with much larger conical pycnidia (to over 0.5mm diam.)
  • On oak and sycamore, never on soft-barked trees.

Original text submitted by Vince J. Giavarini

 Simms, M. J., (2016). Anisomeridium robustum  Orange, Coppins & Aptroot. [In] LichenIreland.
http://www.habitas.org.uk/lichenireland/species.asp?item=500003 Accessed on 2017-11-18.