Parmelia sulcata Taylor in Mackay 1836 (Family Parmeliaceae)

Protective Chemicals
Carotenoids Antheraxanthin,, Carotene, Lutein, Neoxanthin, Violaxanthin, Zeaxanthin

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Wet Forest

Beech Forest

Spruce Forest
Microhabitat:
Populus tremula

Salix caprea

Alnus glutinosa

Betula pubescens

Fagus sylvatica

Crataegus

Acer pseudoplatanus

Pinus sylvestris

Dead Wood
Fungivores:
Several Noctuidae

Lichens of Belgium, Luxembourg and Northern France: Parmelia sulcata
Irish Lichens: Parmelia sulcata
Last Dragon: Parmelia sulcata


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