Cladonia chlorophaea

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Cladonia chlorophaea.

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Lecanorales

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Lecanoromycetidae
Ordo: Lecanorales

Familia: Cladoniaceae
Genus: Cladonia
Species: Cladonia chlorophaea

Name[edit]

Cladonia chlorophaea (Flörke ex Sommerf.) Sprengel, 1827

The Cladonia chlorophaea complex[edit]

The following species (in eastern North America) are morphologically similar and can only be identified with certainty by chemical analyses. (Flenniken 1999)

Cladonia chlorophaea
Cladonia cryptochlorophaea
Cladonia grayi
Cladonia merochlorophaea

References[edit]

  • Spreng., Syst. veg., Edn 16 4(1): 273 (1827)
  • Sprengel, C. (1827) Caroli Linnaei systema vegetabilium, edition # 16; vol. 4(1): -592. - Göttingae. (Mattick Rec.# 33166 - Recent Literature on Lichens)
  • Flenniken, D. G. 1999. The Macrolichens in West Virginia. Carlisle Printing, Sugarcreek, OH. (Sold by author.)

Links to photos[edit]

  • The Lichen Herbarium, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway (Photo Gallery) - Cladonia chlorophaea

Vernacular name[edit]

English: Mealy pixie-cup
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