Gyalecta biformis

Range & Status

The only Cornish record for this species is from an old mortared wall at Pendeen Cliff (SW33). A calcicole, with bright orange fruits, which has a distinctly western distribution otherwise being known from Widecombe in the Moor church (Devon) and sites in west Wales (Merioneth) and west Scotland (Dumbarton, Argyll and Westerness). This is only the ninth British record.