Bryoria bicolor

Bryoria bicolor


Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Parmeliaceae
Subfamilia: Parmelioideae
Genus: Bryoria
Species: Bryoria bicolor


Bryoria bicolor (Ehrh.) Brodo & D.Hawksw., 1977

  • Lichen bicolor Ehrh., 1785



  • Brodo & D. Hawksw., Op. bot. 42: 99 (1977)
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Bryoria (pp. 77-79) In, Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. The Richmond Publishing Co., Ltd., Slough, England, 431 pp. (Description of Bryoria bicolor: p. 77; map and color photo: p. 78)
  • Goward, T. 1999. The lichens of British Columbia - Illustrated Keys - Part 2 - Fruticose Species. Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests Research Program, 319 pp. (RLL List # 176 / Rec.# 6980 - Recent Literature on Lichens) Online Reference page. : Bryoria Brodo & D. Hawksw. (pp. 54-68)
  • Hinds, J.W. and Hinds, P.L. (2007) Bryoria Brodo & D. Hawksw. (1977) (pp. 130-140) In, The Macrolichens of New England. The New York Botanical Garden Press, 584 pp. (Description of Bryoria bicolor: pp. 132-133)
  • Purvis, O.W. (1992) Bryoria Brodo & D. Hawksw. (1997) (pp. 124-129) 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. (Description of Bryoria bicolor: p. 125; illustration: p. 126, fig. 5a)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Bryoria Brodo & D.Hawksw. (pp. 182-189) - Teil 1) In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German. (Description of Bryoria bicolor: p. 186)

Links to photosEdit

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

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Twocolor horsehair lichen,   Bicolored horsehair lichen,   Electric horsehair
suomi: Rotkoluppo
日本語: オニノヒゲ