Lichen Taxon Dictionary

For more information see the Supplementary Notes for the Taxon Dictionary, which explains the names and synonyms, and these Instructions on how to use the online Taxon Dictionary which includes details of the Conservation Evaluation codes.

Count Name Authority Is Current Name? Current Taxon Name Synonyms BLS Number Comments Conservation Evaluation Group Account & Map
181 Alectoria ochroleuca f. tenuior Cromb. No Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera 42 LC NS
182 Alectoria ochroleuca var. cincinnata (Fr.) Nyl. No Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera 42 LC NS
183 Alectoria positiva (Gyeln.) Motyka No Bryoria fuscescens 193
184 Alectoria prolixa auct. brit. No Bryoria sp. Bryoria fuscescens or Bryoria subcana
185 Alectoria pubescens (L.) R. Howe No Pseudephebe pubescens 1191 LC
186 Alectoria pubescens f. subciliata (Nyl.) D. Hawksw. No Pseudephebe pubescens 1191 LC
187 Alectoria pubescens var. reticulata (Cromb.) A.E. Wade (1959) No Pseudephebe pubescens 1191 LC
188 Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. sarmentosa (Ach.) Ach. (1810) Yes Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. sarmentosa Alectoria sarmentosa 41 NT NS Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. sarmentosa
189 Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera (Nyl.) D. Hawksw. (1970) Yes Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera Alectoria ochroleuca auct. p.p.
Alectoria ochroleuca var. cincinnata
Alectoria vexillifera
42 Often mistakenly reported as A. ochroleuca, especially outside the Cairngorm Region LC NS Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera
190 Alectoria sarmentosa var. cincinnata (Fr.) Nyl. No Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera 42 LC NS
191 Alectoria smithii Du Rietz No Bryoria smithii 198 CR B NR P Eng Sc Wa
192 Alectoria subcana (Nyl. ex Stizenb.) Gyeln. No Bryoria subcana 199 LC
193 Alectoria thrausta auct. brit. non Ach. No Ramalina chondrina 1696 VU D2 NR
194 Alectoria trichodes auct. brit. No Bryoria implexa 197 Ex
195 Alectoria vexillifera (Nyl.) Stizenb. No Alectoria sarmentosa subsp. vexillifera 42 LC NS
196 Alectoria vrangiana Gyeln. No Bryoria vrangiana Bryoria vrangiana (Gyeln.) Brodo & D. Hawksw., incorrectly reported from the British Isles
197 Allantoparmelia alpicola (Th. Fr.) Essl. (1978) Yes Allantoparmelia alpicola Parmelia alpicola 43 LC NS Allantoparmelia alpicola
198 Allarthonia lapidicola (Taylor) Zahlbr. No Bryostigma lapidicola 1700 name usually applied to what is now Arthonia fusca LC NS
199 Allarthonia lapidicola sensu auct. brit. No Arthonia fusca 64 LC
200 Allarthonia patellulata auct. brit. p.p. No Arthonia didyma 56 LC
201 Allarthonia patellulata auct. brit. p.p. No Bryostigma lapidicola 1700
202 Allarthonia phaeobaea (Norman) Zahlbr. No Arthonia phaeobaea 67 LC NS
203 Alloarthopyrenia italica Pukhams, Comporesi, Ariyaw & K.D. Hyde (2016) Yes Alloarthopyrenia italica Arthopyrenia cinereopruinosa auct. p.p. 82 LC F
204 Allographa anomala (Leight.) Aptroot & Weerakoon (2023) Yes Allographa anomala Graphina ruiziana auct. brit.; Graphis ruiziana auct. brit. 531 LC NS Sc IR Graphis ruiziana
205 Allographa pauciloculata (Coppins & P. James) Aptroot & Weerakoon (2023) Yes Allographa pauciloculata Graphina pauciloculata 530 VU D2 NR E P Eng Wa IR
206 Allographa ruiziana (Fée) Lücking & Kalb (2018) No incorrectly reported from GBI; records refer to Allographa anomala LC NS Sc IR
207 Alysphaeria candelaris (L.) Turpin No Chrysothrix candelaris 354 LC
208 Alyxoria culmigena (Lib.) Ertz (2012) Yes Alyxoria culmigena Opegrapha betulina; Opegrapha herbarum 948 LC Alyxoria culmigena
209 Alyxoria diaphora (Ach.) Gray (1821) No Alyxoria varia 964 LC
210 Alyxoria mougeotii (A. Massal.) Ertz, Frisch & G. Thor (2014) Yes Alyxoria mougeotii Opegrapha mougeotii 952 LC NS Alyxoria mougeotii