Calicium viride

Calicium viride

Observation - Calicium viride. Description: Crustose lichen growing on bark of Scots Pine. I didn't notice until I looked at the photo closely that the black dots are actually pinhead-like stalked apothecia: the give-away is that quite a lot are on their sides.

Crustose lichen growing on bark of Scots Pine. I didn't notice until I looked at the photo closely that the black dots are actually pinhead-like stalked apothecia: the give-away is that quite a lot are on their sides.