List name
Lichen habitat index - Limestone Index
Owner
davidgenney@gmail.com
List type
Conservation list
Description
The limestone lichen index applies to both rock and associated bare ground habitats in hard limestone landscapes (Edwards & Sanderson, in prep). The list comprises 104 species balanced to cover southern and northern non-montane (below 600m) limestone in Britain; TNTN scoring (3.4.7) should be used for calcareous assemblages above 600m. The index is designed to cover coherent outcrops of limestone in a distinct landscape relationship (spatial, geological or climatic) covering areas of between 100 to 1,000ha. The number of recorded species/species pairs in Table 5 is used to assess sites. A site with 30 or more should be considered for notification.
Date submitted
2018-03-26
Date updated
2018-03-26
Is private
No
Included in species pages
No
Authoritative
No
Invasive
No
Threatened
No
Part of the sensitive data service
No
Region
Not provided
Metadata link
https://registry.nbnatlas.org/public/show/dr1779
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Catapyrenium psoromoides
Catapyrenium psoromoides (Borrer) R. Sant.
Tree Catapyrenium
 
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Gyalecta ulmi
Gyalecta ulmi (Sw.) Zahlbr.
Elm Gyalecta
 
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Leptogium diffractum
Leptogium diffractum Kremp. ex Körb.
 
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Verrucaria caerulea
Verrucaria caerulea DC.
 
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Placidium pilosellum
Placidium pilosellum (Breuss) Breuss
 
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Thelidium papulare f. papulare
Thelidium papulare f. papulare (Fr.) Arnold
 
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Megaspora verrucosa
Megaspora verrucosa (Ach.) Hafellner & V. Wirth
 
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Clauzadea chondrodes
Clauzadea chondrodes (A. Massal.) Clauzade & Cl. Roux
 
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Hymenelia prevostii
Hymenelia prevostii (Duby) Kremp.
 
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Acarospora macrospora subsp. macrospora
Acarospora macrospora subsp. macrospora (Hepp) A. Massal. ex Bagl.
 
Action Supplied Name Scientific Name (matched) Image Author (matched) Common Name (matched)
Catapyrenium psoromoides Catapyrenium psoromoides (Borrer) R. Sant. Tree Catapyrenium
Gyalecta ulmi Gyalecta ulmi (Sw.) Zahlbr. Elm Gyalecta
Leptogium diffractum Leptogium diffractum Kremp. ex Körb.
Verrucaria caerulea Verrucaria caerulea DC.
Placidium pilosellum Placidium pilosellum (Breuss) Breuss
Thelidium papulare f. papulare Thelidium papulare f. papulare (Fr.) Arnold
Megaspora verrucosa Megaspora verrucosa (Ach.) Hafellner & V. Wirth
Clauzadea chondrodes Clauzadea chondrodes (A. Massal.) Clauzade & Cl. Roux
Hymenelia prevostii Hymenelia prevostii (Duby) Kremp.
Acarospora macrospora subsp. macrospora Acarospora macrospora subsp. macrospora (Hepp) A. Massal. ex Bagl.
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