Cyphelium sessile

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Cyphelium
Species: Cyphelium sessile

NameEdit

Cyphelium sessile (Pers.) Trevis., 1862


Life habit: Lichenicolous fungus (parasite on living lichens)   (Source: North American Lichen Checklist, Version (#15) 27 Aug 2009)

Basionym
  • Calicium sessile Pers., Tent. disp. meth. fung. (Lipsiae): 59 (1797)

SynonymsEdit

  • Acolium sessile (Pers.) Rehm
  • Acolium stigonellum sensu Mudd, non (Ach.) Gray; fide Checklist of Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland (2002)
  • Calicium sessile Pers., 1797
  • Calicium sessile var. marginatum Turner & Borrer
  • Cyphelium stigonellum sensu auct. brit., non (Ach.) Gray
  • Trachylia sessilis (Pers.) Rabenh., 1845
  • Trachylia stigonella sensu auct. brit., non (Ach.) Fr.; fide Checklist of Lichens of Great Britain and Ireland (2002)

ReferencesEdit

  • Trevis., Flora, Jena 45: 4 (1862)
  • Purvis, O.W. (1992) Cyphelium Ach., 1815 (pp. 227-229) 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) (Cyphelium sessile: p. 228)
  • Weber, W.A. (1967) A synopsis of the North American species of Cyphelium. - The Bryologist 70: 197–203.   (RLL List # 65 / Rec. # 20017 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR) (Discussion of Cyphelium sessile: p. 201)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Cyphelium Ach. (pp. 364-367) - Teil 1 - In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German.   (RLL List # 159 / Rec. # 20405 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Cyphelium sessile: p. 367)

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Sessile soot lichen