Amandinea punctata

Amandinea punctata


Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Amandinea
Species: Amandinea punctata


Amandinea punctata (Hoffm.) Coppins & Scheid., 1993

Basionym: Lecidea punctata Hoffm.



  • Coppins & Scheid., Lichenologist 25(4): 343 (1993)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Amandinea (pp. 158-159) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages. (Description of A. punctata, and distribution map for North America: p. 158; color photo: p. 159, plate 107)
  • M. Choisy, Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 19: 16 (1950)
  • Choisy, M. (1950) Catalogue des lichens de la region lyonnaise. [Fasc. 3]. - Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. de Lyon 19: 9–24.   (RLL List # 4 / Rec. # 3158 - Recent Literature on Lichens)
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Amandinea (p. 54) In, Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. The Richmond Publishing Co., Ltd., Slough, England, 431 pp. (Description of Amandinea punctata, and distribution map: p. 54; color photo: p. 55)
  • St. Clair, L.L. (1999) Amandinea Choisy ex Scheid. & H. Mayrh. (p. 32) In, A color guidebook to common Rocky Mountain lichens. M.L. Bean Life Science Museum of Brigham Young University Publisher, 242 pp. (Description of Amandinea punctata and color photo: p. 32)
  • Thomson, J.W. (1997) American Arctic Lichens: 2. The Microlichens. The University of Wisconsin Press, 675 pages. (Description of Amandinea punctata: p. 139; drawing of thallus with apothecia, and distribution map for North America: p. 138 [as 'Buellia punctata' ])
  • Thomson, J.W. (2003) Amandinea Choisy ex Scheid.& H. Mayrh. (pp. 28-29) In, Lichens of Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Herbarium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 386 pages. (Description of Amandinea punctata: p. 29)
  • van Herk, K. and Aptroot, A. (2004) Amandinea M. Choisy ex Scheid. & H. Mayrh. (pp. 52-54) In, Veldgids Korstmossen. Koninkliijke Nederlandse Natuurhistorische Vereniging, 423 pages; in Dutch. (Description of Amandinea punctata: pp. 52 & 54; color photo: p. 53)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Amandinea Choisy ex Scheideg. (pp. 119-120) - Teil 1) In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German. (Description of Amandinea punctata: p. 120)

Links to photosEdit

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

Vernacular namesEdit

čeština: Buelie tečkovaná
English: Tiny button lichen
日本語: ヒメスミイボゴケ
Nederlands: Vliegenstrontjesmos