Arthopyrenia nitescens


Taxonavigation: Dothideomycetes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Dothideomycetes

Familia: Arthopyreniaceae
Genus: Arthopyrenia
Species: Arthopyrenia nitescens


Arthopyrenia nitescens (Salwey) Mudd, 1861

  • Verrucaria nitescens Salwey, 1853


  • Arthopyrenia punctiformis sensu Coppins; fide Checklist of Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland (2010)
  • Arthopyrenia submicans (Nyl.) Arnold, Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 23: 530 (1873)
  • Didymella submicans (Nyl.) H. Magn., Forteckning over Skandinaviens Vaxter, 4, Lavar (Lurid): 10 (1937)
  • Mycoporopsis submicans (Zahlbr.) Riedl, 1963
  • Mycoporopsis submicans (Zahlbr.) Riedl, 1962
  • Verrucaria nitescens Salwey, Trans. Nat. Hist Soc. Penzance: 140 (1853)
  • Verrucaria submicans Nyl., Flora, Jena 55: 363 (1872)


Primary referencesEdit

  • Mudd, Man. Brit. Lich.: 303 (1861)
  • Mudd, W. (1861) A manual of British lichens, description of all the species and varieties, five plates, with figures of the spores of one hundred and thirty species, illustrative of the genera. - Darlington. 1-309 pp.   **[Mattick Rec.# 33113] - (Recent Literature on Lichens - Mattick No.)**

Additional referencesEdit

  • Coppins, B.J. (1992) Arthopyrenia Massal., 1852 (pp. 88-92) In: Purvis, O.W.; Coppins, B.J.; Hawksworth, D.L.; James, P.W. and Moore, D.M. (eds.) The Lichen Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. London: Natural History Museum Publication, 710 pp.   **[RLL List # 151 / Rec.# 15105] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Arthopyrenia nitescens: p. 89)


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