Tremella ramalinae

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Taxonavigation: Tremellales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Basidiomycota
Subdivisio: Agaricomycotina
Classis: Tremellomycetes
Ordo: Tremellales

Familia: Tremellaceae
Genus: Tremella
Species: Tremella ramalinae


Tremella ramalinae Diederich, 1996

Life habit: Lichenicolous fungus (parasite on living lichens)

Hosts: On thalli of Ramalina lacera and Vermilacinia species.

Locality: Baja California.

Typification Details: Holotype B, Sipman 24905

Basidiomata: Pulvinate, discoid, subspherical-applanate, becoming tuberculate.



  • Diederich, Biblioth. Lichenol. 61: 152 (1996
  • Diederich, P. (1996) The lichenicolous heterobasidiomycetes. Bibliotheca Lichenologica, 61, J. Cramer, Berlin, Stuttgart. 198 pp.   **[RLL List # 163 / Rec.# 4352] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Band 61)


  • Diederich, P. (2004) Tremella (pp. 710-714) In: Nash III, T.H., Ryan, B.D., Diederich, P., Gries, C. and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 2. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 742 pages.   **[RLL List # 196 / Rec.# 26032] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Tremella ramalinae: pp. 713-714; distribution map for the Sonoran Desert Region: p. 713)


  • Lawrey, J.D. and Diederich, P. (2011) Lichenicolous fungi – worldwide checklist, including isolated cultures and sequences available. - (4/10/2011)

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