Black lichen in moss

Black lichen in moss

Observation - Black lichen in moss - UK and Ireland. Description: Black foliose lichen growing in moss on limestone surface. Apothecia growing out of lobes. Two apothecia at top of clump of moss and some out of focus in background appear browner. Possibly Leptogium gelatinosum.

Black foliose lichen growing in moss on limestone surface. Apothecia growing out of lobes. Two apothecia at top of clump of moss and some out of focus in background appear browner. Possibly Leptogium gelatinosum.