Caloplaca cerinelloides Teloschistaceae
Caloplaca cerinelloides

Growth type crustose
Chemical results: Thallus K-, apothecia K+ red

Rare but possibly under-recorded on dusty base-rich twigs of Buddleia, Fraxinus, Juglans, Populus tremula and Sambucus

Very similar to Caloplaca cerinella but the asci are 8-spored.
Microscope photograph below.

Similar: Caloplaca cerinella. Asci 12-16 spored

Caloplaca cerinelloides

Microscope photograph

Caloplaca cerinelloides
Parkstone, Dorset. January 2013

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