Metzgeriaceae

The plants in this family have a strap-shaped thallus.

Metzgeria decipiens

Grows in the shade on tree trunks or earth.

Metzgeriadecipens025a
Metzgeriadecipens850a
Metzgeriafurcata29a

Metzgeria furcata

This species has hairs densely scattered on the underneath side, including the edge of the thallus.

Metzgeriafurcata34a
Metzgeriahomata0996a

Metzgeria hamata

The thallus is strongly convex.

Metzgeriahomata1154a

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