Taxonavigation: Graphidales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Ostropomycetidae
Ordo: Graphidales

Familia: Gomphillaceae
Genus: Gomphillus
Species: G. americanus – G. calycioides – G. hyalinus – G. morchelloides – G. pedersenii


Gomphillus Nyl., 1855

Type species: Gomphillus calycioides (Delise ex Duby) Nyl., 1854


Primary referencesEdit

  • Nyl., Mém. Soc. natn. Sci. nat. math. Cherbourg 3: 186 (1855)

Additional referencesEdit

  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Gomphillus (pp. 325) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages.   **[RLL List # 184 / Rec.# 22465] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (The Book)
  • Buck, W.R. (1998) Lichen flora of eastern North America: the genus Gomphillus (Gomphillaceae), pp. 71-76. In Glenn, M.G.; Harris, R.C.; Dirig, R. & Cole, M.S. (eds.), Lichenographia Thomsoniana: North American Lichenology in Honor of John W. Thomson. Mycotaxon Ltd., Ithaca, New York.   **[RLL List # 171 / Rec.# 2658] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)**
  • James, P.W. and Brightman, F.H. (1992) Gomphillus Nyl., 1853 (pp. 256-257) 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)**
  • Lücking, R. 2007: The fungi Microstelium hyalinum and Acrospermum puiggarii are the same as the lichen Gomphillus ophiosporus. - The Bryologist 110(3): 475–479.   **[RLL List # 207 / Rec.# 28969] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (JSTOR)


Vernacular namesEdit

English: Gomphillus lichens