Thelopsis melathelia

Thelopsis melathelia

Observation - Thelopsis melathelia - UK and Ireland. Description: Orange thallus with black, globose, wrinkled, gelatinous perithecia (alien eyes looking back at me through the hand lens) overgrowing moss in seepage track on Ben Lawers schist at 1,110m. (Sorry about the poor photo).

Orange thallus with black, globose, wrinkled, gelatinous perithecia (alien eyes looking back at me through the hand lens) overgrowing moss in seepage track on Ben Lawers schist at 1,110m. (Sorry about the poor photo).