Xanthoria fulva (Hoffm.) Poelt & Petut.

Deep orange Xanthoria, thallus minute foliose, soralia lip-shaped, terminal. Apothecia very rare. Always epiphytic, mainly on bark of old solitary deciduous trees, e. g. sycamore, Norway maple, ash and elm trees. Prefers nutrient-rich localities, often found on trees along roads. In the Czech Republic, scattered mainly in foothill and mountain areas, more common probably only in the Šumava Mts.

taxonomic classification:

Ascomycota Lecanoromycetes Teloschistales Teloschistaceae Xanthoria

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

Occurrence in the Czech Republic

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