Dimelaena thysanota

Dimelaena thysanota

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Dimelaena
Species: Dimelaena thysanota

Name Edit

Dimelaena thysanota (Tuck.) Hale & W.L. Culb., 1970

Life habit: Lichenized

Substrate and ecology: On acidic rocks at high altitudes

World distribution: Western North America from California to southern British Columbia

Basionym: Rinodina thysanota Tuck., Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts & Sci. 12: 174 (1877)

References Edit

Primary references Edit

  • Hale & W.L. Culb., Bryologist 73: 513 (1970)
  • Hale, M.E., Jr. and Culberson, W.L. (1970) A fourth checklist of the lichens of the continental United States and Canada. - The Bryologist 73: 499–543.   (RLL List # 77 / Rec. # 7370 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR)

Additional references Edit

  • Mayrhofer, H. and Sheard, J.W. (2004) Dimelaena (pp. 93-97) In: Nash III, T.H.; Ryan, B.D.; Diederich, P.; Gries, C. and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 2. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 742 pages.   (RLL List # 196 / Rec. # 25890 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Discussion of Dimelaena thysanota and distribution map for the Sonoran region: p. 96)
  • Sheard, J.W. (1974) The genus Dimelaena in North America north of Mexico. - The Bryologist 77: 128–141.   (RLL List # 90 / Rec. # 17195 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR) (Illustration of Dimelaena thysanota: p. 137)

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Vernacular names Edit

English: Mountain lichen