Lichens of Belgium, Luxembourg and northern France

Distribution map of Evernia prunastri (L.) Ach.  by Paul Diederich   Evernia prunastri (L.) Ach.
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Evernia prunastri – Luxembourg (Lorr.), Dudelange – © 2008 by P. Diederich

Syn.: E. arenaria auct., non (Retz.) Fr., Letharia arenaria auct., E. herinii P. A. Duvign., E. prunastri var. herinii (P. A. Duvign.) Maas Geest.

Corticolous on roadside trees, in orchards, in forests, along rivers, exceptionally saxicolous, on siliceous and sandstone rocks or walls, or terricolous, in sand dunes.

Belgium: Mar.: CC, Fl.: CC, Camp., Brab.: C, Mosan: C (type locality of E. herinii), Ard., Lorr.: CC.

Luxembourg: Ard.: CC, Lorr.: CC.

France: Mar.: AR, Boul.: AR, Pic.: R, Mosan: C, Ard., Lorr.: CC.

Lit.: Ba: 9, Boul.: 68-69, Ca: 122-123, Ho: 128, La66: 446-447, La68: 79, NL84: 14, Qu: 130, 133-134, WS: 34, 69, Massart (1910: Phot. 239), Ramaut & Lambinon (1962).

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