- Scientific name
- Bulbothrix confoederata
- (W.L. Culb.) Hale
- Common names
- Smooth Eyelash Lichen
- IUCN Specialist Group
- Assessment status
- Assessment date
- IUCN Red List Category
- Kaminsky, L.
- Allen, J.
is a common species in the south-east United States. It is found in a variety of forest types, tree substrates, and in habitats that are xeric to hydric. It is not thought to be under any specific threat. It is assessed as Least Concern.
is found in eastern United States, including Gulf Coast States, and Atlantic Coastal Plain states north to Virginia.
Population and Trends
Bulbothrix confoederata is a common species and there is no evidence that its population size is declining.
Population Trend: unknown
Habitat and Ecology
has been recorded in a variety of temperate forests. These forests contain different trees and the habitat ranges from very dry to wet habitats. Forest types include xeric, mesic, and hydric. The species has been recorded on the bark and on small twigs of many types of deciduous hardwood trees, pines, and shrubs and shrubs.
There are no major threats to this species.
No actions are currently thought to be necessary.
Use and Trade
There is no known use or trade of this species.
Source and Citation
Kaminsky, L. 2021. Bulbothrix confoederata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2021: e.T194660372A194678114. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2021-2.RLTS.T194660372A194678114.en
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