• Porina leptospora (Nyl.) D. Hawksw.

There are no records for this species at present.

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Recorded once from South Kerry only in Ireland, P. leptospora is identical to P. borreri (described elsewhere) in thallus colour and disc (perithecia) size. It differs only in the size of the spores which are narrower (2.53.5 v 4.55.0m wide). It was collected from holly.

Key characteristics

  • Like P. borreri differing only in the narrower spores
  • On holly (Killarney).

Original text submitted by Vince J. Giavarini

 Simms, M. J., (2016). Porina leptospora (Nyl.) D. Hawksw.. [In] LichenIreland. Accessed on 2018-07-21.