We are delighted to present the initiative exTRICATe PROJECT “Building Iberian conservation networks and the global Red List assessment of the regionally vulnerable lichen Lethariella intricata“.

Scientific coordination  carried out by IRBio UB , entities involved Universitat de València – Facultat de Biologia, Forestal Catalana – Generalitat de Catalunya , Applied-Lichenology, and the collaboration of Spanish Lichen Society.

The objective is enrich the knowledge of Lethariella intricata (Moris) Krog, included in the Catalan Lichen Red List, in order to increase information on the distribution of the species and to improve conservation strategies.

The project will have a IUCN – SSC Species Survival Comission funding,  within the  Lichen Specialist Group