Catillaria contristans


Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Catillariaceae
Genus: Catillaria
Species: Catillaria contristans


Catillaria contristans (Nyl.) Zahlbr., 1926

Basionym: Lecidea contristans Nyl., Flora, Jena 48: 354 (1865)



  • Fryday, A.M. (2006) New and interesting North American lichen records from the alpine and sub-alpine zones of Mt. Katahdin, Maine. The Bryologist 109(4): 570–578.   (RLL List # 206 / Rec. # 28650 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR)
  • Miller, N.G.; Fryday, A.M. and Hinds, J.W. (2005) Bryophytes and lichens of a calcium-rich spring seep isolated on the granitic terrain of Mt. Katahdin, Maine, U.S.A. Rhodora 107: 339–358.   (RLL List # 202 / Rec. # 28284 - Recent Literature on Lichens)
  • Purvis, O.W.; Coppins, B.J.; Hawksworth, D.L.; James, P.W. and Moore, D.M. (eds.) (1992) Catillaria (pp. 166-171) In, The Lichen Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. London: Natural History Museum Publication, 710 pp.   (RLL List # 151 / Rec. # 15105 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Catillaria constristans: p. 170)

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