Diploschistes diacapsis

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Diploschistes diacapsis


Taxonavigation: Graphidales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Ostropomycetidae
Ordo: Graphidales

Familia: Diploschistaceae
Genus: Diploschistes
Species: Diploschistes diacapsis


Diploschistes diacapsis (Ach.) Lumbsch, 1988

World distribution: Subcosmopolitan in open habitats with Mediterranean to arid climate

  • Urceolaria diacapsis Ach., Syn. Meth. Lich.: 339 (1810)



  • Lumbsch, Lichenologist 20(1): 20 (1988)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Diploschistes (pp. 303-305) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages.   **[RLL List # 184 / Rec.# 22465] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Discussion of Diploschistes diacapsis: pp. 303-304; distribution map for North America: p. 303; color photo: p. 303, plate 312)
  • Lumbsch, H.T. (1989) Die holarktischen Vertreter der Flechtengattung Diploschistes (Thelotremataceae). - Journal of the Hattori Botanical Laboratory 66: 133–196.   **[RLL List # 140 / Rec.# 11889] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Illustration of Diploschistes diacapsis: pp. 137-138 & 166)


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English: Desert crater lichen,   Crater lichen