Psilolechia lucida


Powdery thallus of bright yellow-green, very fine, scurfy granules that can form large patches.


Found on dry, shaded rocks, walls, bricks, stonework and headstones in both rural and urban areas. Rarely found on trees.

When to see it

All year round.

UK Status

Common and widespread in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map