Wyre Forest Study Group – Biological Records

 Species List: Lichens of Wyre

 Species Count: 237

 Date Compiled: April 2018 – by Trevor Duke

Latin NameCommon name Status
Acarospora fuscata LichenCommon, often abundant
Acarospora impressula LichenRare. Under recorded?
Amandinea punctata LichenUnder recorded
Anisomeridium polypori LichenUnder recorded? Rare.
Arthonia radiataLichenWidespread. Common
Arthonia spadiceaLichenOccasional to locally abundant
Arthopyrenia punctiformis LichenUnder recorded
Aspicilia caesiocinerea LichenCommon
Aspicilia calcareaLichenCommon
Aspicilia cinerea s. lat.Lichen
Aspicilia contorta subsp contortaLichenCommon
Baeomyces rufusLichenCommon
Bacidia phacodesLichenRare
Bilimbia sabuletorum LichenOccasional
Botryolepraria lesdainii LichenRare
Buellia aethalea LichenCommon
Buellia ocellata LichenOccasional
Buellia griseovirens LichenUnder recorded
Calicium virideLichenRare
Caloplaca arcisLichenUnder recorded
Caloplaca aurantia LichenOccasional
Caloplaca austrocitrina LichenUnder recorded
Caloplaca cerinella LichenCommon
Caloplaca crenularia LichenOccasional
Caloplaca chrysodetaLichenCommon
Caloplaca crenulatella LichenCommon
Caloplaca dalmaticaLichenOccasional
Caloplaca decipiensLichenRare
Caloplaca dichroa LichenCommon
Caloplaca flavescensLichenCommon
Caloplaca flavocitrina LichenCommon
Caloplaca holocarpa s.strLichenOccasional
Caloplaca limoniaLichenUnder recorded
Caloplaca oasisLichenCommon
Caloplaca saxicolaLichenOccasional
Caloplaca teicholytaLichenOccasional
Caloplaca variabilisLichenOccasional
Caloplaca xantholyta LichenOccasional
Candelaria concolor Lichen
Candelariella aurella f aurellaLichenAbundant
Candelariella medians f mediansLichenOccasional
Candelariella reflexaLichenCommon
Candelariella vitellina f flavovirella LichenRare
Candelariella vitellina f vitellina LichenCommon
Catillaria chalybeia var. chalybeiaLichenFrequent
Cetraria aculeataLichenRare
Chaenotheca ferruginea LichenCommon
Chaenotheca furfuracea LichenOne record. Probably under recorded.
Chrysothrix candelarisLichenRare
Cladonia caespiticia LichenOccasional and locally frequent.
Cladonia cervicornis ssp cervicornis LichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia cervicornis ssp verticillata LichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia chlorophaea s. strLichenCommon
Cladonia coniocraea LichenCommon
Cladonia digitataLichenOccasional
Cladonia diversaLichenAbundant on sandstone bluff.
Cladonia fimbriataLichenCommon
Cladonia floerkeana LichenCommon
Cladonia furcata LichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia glauca LichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia humilis LichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia macilentaLichenCommon
Cladonia parasiticaLichenOccasional
Cladonia polydactyla var polydactylaLichenCommon
Cladonia portentosaLichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia pyxidata LichenOccasional
Cladonia ramulosaLichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia rangiformisLichenLocally abundant. Recorded on one site.
Cladonia squamosa var squamosa LichenCommon
Cladonia subulata LichenRecorded on one site.
Cliostomum griffithii LichenLocally abundant.
Collema cristatum var cristatumLichenUnder recorded
Collema tenax var tenaxLichenUnder recorded
Collema tenax var ceranoidesLichenUnder recorded.
Cresponea premneaLichenRare. NIEC Old woodland indicator
Dibaeis baeomycesLichenWidespread. Local.
Dimerella pinetiLichenCommon but often overlooked.
Diploicia canescensLichenCommon
Diploschistes scruposus LichenCommon
Diplotomma alboatrum LichenLocal
Enterographa crassaLichenLocal. Rare.
Evernia prunastriLichenCommon
Flavoparmelia caperata LichenFrequent
Flavoparmelia sorediansLichenRare. One record.
Fuscidea lightfootiiLichenOccasional
Graphis elegansLichenOccasional to locally frequent
Graphis scriptaLichenOccasional to locally abundant
Haematomma ochroleucum var. ochroleucum LichenOccasional
Haematomma ochroleucum var. porphyrium LichenOccasional
Hypocenomyce scalaris LichenOccasional
Hypogymnia physodes LichenCommon
Hypogymnia tubulosa LichenCommon
Hypotrachyna afrorevoluta LichenOccasional
Hypotrachyna revoluta s. strLichenCommon
Jamesiella anastamosansLichenRare. Under recorded?
Lecanactis abietina LichenCommon
Lecania cyrtellaLichenCommon
Lecania erysibe s. str.LichenCommon
Lecania inundata LichenUnder recorded
Lecanora albescens LichenAbundant
Lecanora antiqua LichenOccasional
Lecanora campestris ssp campestris LichenCommon
Lecanora carpinea LichenUnder recorded
Lecanora chlaroteraLichenAbundant
Lecanora conizaeoides f conizaeoidesLichenFormerly abundant. Now scarce.
Lecanora crenulata LichenCommon
Lecanora dispersa LichenAbundant
Lecanora expallens LichenAbundant
Lecanora gangaleoides LichenOccasional
Lecanora intricata LichenOccasional
Lecanora muralis LichenCommon
Lecanora orosphea Lichen
Lecanora pannonicaLichenOccasional
Lecanora polytropa LichenCommon
Lecanora pulicaris LichenUnder recorded
Lecanora salignaLichenUnder recorded
Lecanora soralifera LichenCommon
Lecanora stenotropa LichenCommon
Lecanora sulphureaLichenCommon
Lecanora symmicta LichenCommon
Lecidea grisella Lichen
Lecidella anomaloidesLichenOne historic record. Under recorded.
Lecidella elaeochroma f elaeochromaLichenAbundant
Lecidella elaeochroma f soraliferaLichenCommon
Lecidella scabraLichenAbundant
Lecidella stigmateaLichenCommon
Lepraria caesioalba Lichen
Lepraria finkii LichenCommon
Lepraria incana s.latLichenCommon
Lepraria vouauxii LichenFrequent
Melanelixia fuliginosa LichenCommon
Melanelixia glabratula LichenCommon
Melanelixia subaurifera LichenAbundant
Melanohalea exasperataLichenRare
Micarea botryoidesLichenOne record. Under recorded
Micarea denigrata LichenCommon
Micarea prasinaLichenUnder recorded
Myriospora rufescens LichenOccasional
Myriospora smaragdula LichenOccasional. Under recorded.
Ochrolechia androgyna LichenRare
Ochrolechia parellaLichenFrequent
Ochrolechia turneri s. lat.LichenUnder recorded
Opegrapha atraLichenOccasional
Opegrapha calcareaLichenOne record
Opegrapha gyrocarpaLichenUnder recorded
Opegrapha variaLichenCommon
Opegrapha vermicellifera LichenLocal. Occasional.
Opegrapha vulgata LichenCommon
Opegrapha zonata LichenUnder recorded
Pachyphiale carneola LichenRare. Seen on one tree.
Parmelia saxatilisLichenCommon
Parmelia sulcata LichenAbundant
Parmeliopsis ambigua Lichen
Parmotrema perlatumLichenAbundant
Parmotrema reticulatum LichenRare
Peltigera hymeninaLichenOccasional
Peltigera membranacea LichenOccasional
Pertusaria albescens var albescensLichenOccasional
Pertusaria albescens var corallina LichenFrequent
Pertusaria amaraLichenFrequent in churchyards, occasional elsewhere.
Pertusaria coccodes LichenUnder recorded.
Pertusaria coronata. LichenUnder recorded.
Pertusaria flavicansLichenOccasional
Pertusaria lactescensLichenCommon
Pertusaria leioplaca LichenRare
Pertusaria pertusaLichenRare
Pertusaria pseudocorallina LichenCommon
Phaeographis dendritica LichenRare, but possibly under recorded.
Phaeophyscia orbicularis LichenCommon
Phlyctis argena LichenOccasional
Physcia adscendensLichenCommon
Physcia aipolia LichenOccasional
Physcia caesiaLichenCommon
Physcia dubiaLichenOccasional
Physcia tenellaLichenAbundant
Physcia tribacioides LichenOccasional
Physconia griseaLichenCommon
Placopyrenium fuscellum LichenFrequent
Placynthiella icmaleaLichenCommon
Placynthiella oligotropha LichenRecorded from one site only.
Placynthiella uliginosaLichenCommon
Platismatia glaucaLichenOccasional
Polysporina simplex LichenFrequent
Porina aeneaLichenOccasional
Porina chloroticaLichenOccasional
Porpidia cinereoatra LichenOccasional
Porpidia crustulataLichenCommon
Porpidia macrocarpa f. macrocarpaLichenUnder recorded
Porpidia soredizodes LichenCommon
Porpidia speirea LichenOne locality known.
Porpidia tuberculosa LichenCommon
Protoblastenia rupestris LichenCommon
Psilolechia lucida LichenCommon
Psoroglaena stigonemoidesLichenUnder recorded. Common
Punctelia jeckeriLichenFrequent
Punctelia subrudecta LichenFrequent
Pyrrhospora querneaLichenOccasional
Ramalina farinaceaLichenCommon
Ramalina fastigiata LichenOccasional
Rhizocarpon petraeum LichenOccasional
Rhizocarpon reductum LichenVery Common
Rinodina oleaeLichenCommon
Sarcogyne regularisLichenSingle record
Schismatomma decolorans LichenNot recorded recently.
Scoliciosporum chlorococcum LichenCommon, overlooked.
Scoliciosporum umbrinum LichenCommon
Stereocaulon nanodes LichenLocally abundant
Stereocaulon pileatum LichenLocally abundant
Tephromela atra var. atraLichenFrequent
Tephromela grumosaLichenOccasional
Thelotrema lepadinum LichenRare to locally frequent.
Toninia aromaticaLichenOccasional
Trapelia coarctataLichenCommon
Trapelia glebulosaLichenCommon
Trapelia placodioides LichenOccasional
Trapeliopsis flexuosa LichenCommon
Trapeliopsis granulosa LichenOccasional
Trapeliopsis pseudogranulosa LichenOccasional
Tuckermannopsis chlorophylla LichenOne record from old meadow.
Usnea cornutaLichenOccasional
Usnea subfloridana LichenOccasional
Verrucaria dufourii LichenUnder recorded
Verrucaria hochsteteriLichenCommon
Verrucaria macrostoma f macrostoma LichenAbundant
Verrucaria muralis LichenCommon
Verrucaria nigrescens LichenAbundant
Verrucaria viridula LichenCommon
Xanthoparmelia conspersaLichenCommon
Xanthoparmelia mougeotii LichenCommon
Xanthoparmelia verruculifera LichenCommon
Xanthoria calcicola LichenOccasional
Xanthoria parietina LichenCommon and abundant
Xanthoria polycarpa LichenFrequent
Xanthoria ucrainica LichenFrequent
Athelia arachnoideaLichen and Lichenicolous fungi
Erythricium aurantiacum Lichen and Lichenicolous fungi
Marchandiomyces corallinus Lichen and Lichenicolous fungi