Lepraria membranacea

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Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Cladoniaceae
Genus: Lepraria
Species: Lepraria membranacea


Lepraria membranacea (Dickson) Vainio, 1921

Basionym: Lichen membranaceus Dicks., 1790



  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Leproloma (pp. 398-399) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages. (Description of Lepraria membranacea: pp. 398-399; color photo: p. 399, plate 448 [as Leproloma membranaceum])
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Leproloma (p. 214) In, Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. The Richmond Publishing Co., Ltd., Slough, England, 431 pp. (Description, distribution map, and color photo of Lepraria membranacea [as Leproloma membranaceum]: p. 214)
  • Kukwa, M. (2002) Taxonomic notes on the lichen genera Lepraria and Leproloma. - Annales Botanici Fennici 39: 225–226.
  • Thomson, J.W. (2003) Leproloma (p.132). In, Lichens of Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Herbarium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 386 pages. (Description of Lepraria membranacea: p. 132 [as Leproloma membranaceum])
  • van Herk, K. and Aptroot, A. (2004) Leproloma (pp. 236) In, Veldgids Korstmossen. Koninkliijke Nederlandse Natuurhistorische Vereniging, 423 pages; in Dutch. (Description of Lepraria membranacea [as Leproloma membranaceum]: p. 236; color photo: p. 237)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Leproloma (pp. 543-546 - Teil 2) In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German. (Description of Lepraria membranacea [as Leproloma membranaceum]: p. 544; color photo: p. 545)
  • Index Fungorum
  • LIAS
  • North American Lichen Checklist, Version (#14) 8 Oct 2008

Links to photos[edit]

  • Flechtenbilder (Lichen Images) by Ulrich Kirschbaum - Lepraria membranacea   (as Leproloma membranaeum)
  • The Lichen Herbarium, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway (Photo Gallery) - Lepraria membranacea

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Lobed dust lichen
Nederlands: Geschulpte poederkorst