Lichens of Belgium, Luxembourg and northern France

Distribution map of Hypocenomyce scalaris (Ach.) M. Choisy  by Paul Diederich   Hypocenomyce scalaris (Ach.) M. Choisy
« Hypocenomyce caradocensis
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Hypocenomyce scalaris – Germany, Nordrhein-Wesphalen, Kermeter – © 2008 by N. Stapper

Syn.: Lecidea scalaris (Ach.) Ach., Psora scalaris (Ach.) Hook., L. ostreata (Hoffm.) Schaer.

On dry bark of Pinus, more rare on bark or lignum of Betula, Picea or Quercus, also known on Fagus, Prunus, Pyrus, etc., rarely saxicolous, on natural, siliceous and sandstone outcrops.

Belgium: Mar.: RRR, Fl.: RRR, Camp.: AR, Brab.: RRR, Mosan, Ard., Lorr.: AR.

Luxembourg: Ard.: AR, Lorr.: AR.

France: Mar.: RRR.

Lit.: Ba: 9, Boul.: 69, Di: 113, DSL: 234, Ho: 134, 218, 578, NL84: 14, Qu: 94, 96, Vanek (1976).

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