Enchylium polycarpon (Hoffm.) Otálora, P.M. Jørg. & Wedin

An Enchylium species characteristic by its richly fertile, rosette-like thalli with robust lobes. Typically, it inhabits natural limestone and dolomite rocks from lowlands to mountains. It is widely distributed across Europe and may be common in areas rich in calcareous rocks. In the Czech Republic, the species is linked to karst areas and occurs only locally.

taxonomic classification:

Ascomycota Lecanoromycetes Peltigerales Collemataceae Enchylium

most frequented synonyms:Collema polycarpon

Red List (Liška & Palice 2010):VU – vulnerable
Red List (Malíček 2023):C3 – endangered

Occurrence in the Czech Republic

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