Heterodermia speciosa

Heterodermia speciosa

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Physciaceae
Genus: Heterodermia
Species: Heterodermia speciosa

NameEdit

Heterodermia speciosa (Wulfen) Trevis., 1868


Basionym
  • Lichen speciosus Wulfen, in Jacquin, Coll. Bot. 3: 119 (1789)

SynonymsEdit


Ecology and Distribution: H. speciosa is common throughout eastern North America, except in the subtropical regions of the coastal plain.

ReferencesEdit

  • Trevis., Atti Soc. ital. Sci. nat. (Modena) 11: 614 (1868)
  • Trevisan, V. (1869) Sul Genera Dimelaena di Norman. - Atti Soc. Ital. Sc. Nat. XI, 1868: 604–630.   (Mattick Rec.# 34544 - Literature on Lichens)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Heterodermia (pp. 334-341) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages. (Description of Heterodermia speciosa: pp. 339-340; distribution map for North America: p. 339; color photo: p. 340, plate 366)
  • Flenniken, D. (1999) Heterodermia Trevisan (pp. 115-121) In The Macrolichens In West Virginia, 231 pages, 26 plates. (Published by D. Flenniken, 2273 Blachleyville Rd, Wooster, Ohio 44691) (Description of Heterodermia speciosa: p. 120; color photo: Plate 12, F)
  • Hinds, J.W. and Hinds, P.L. (2007) Heterodermia Trevis., 1868 (pp. 259-264) In, The Macrolichens of New England. - Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden No. 96. New York Botanical Garden Press, Bronx, New York. 584 pp. (Description of Heterodermia speciosa: pp. 263-264; color photo: p. 263, Fig. 134)
  • Kurokawa, S. (1962) A Monograph of the Genus Anaptychia. - Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia No. 6. J. Cramer. 115 pp.   (RLL List # 45 / Rec. # 10643 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (PDF file) (Description of Anaptychia speciosa: p. 24)
  • Lendemer, J.C. (2009) A synopsis of the lichen genus Heterodermia (Physciaceae, lichenized Ascomycota) in eastern North America. Opuscula Philolichenum 6: 1–36. (PDF file) (Heterodermia speciosa discussed on pp. 29-31; Plate 16, p. 34, geographic distribution map) (Plate 12, p. 27, color photos of Heterodermia speciosa: Fig. 3, thallus; Fig. 4, underside of lobe; Fig. 5, thallus margin)
  • Moberg, R. and Nash III, T.H. (2002) Heterodermia (pp. 207-219) In: Nash III, T.H.; Ryan, B.D.; Gries, C. and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 1. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 532 pages. (Description of Heterodermia speciosa and distribution map for the Sonoran region: p. 218)
  • Swinscow, T.D.V. and Krog, H. (1988) Macrolichens of East Africa. - British Museum (Natural History), London. 390 pp.   (RLL List # 135 / Rec. # 18091 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Illustration of Heterodermia speciosa: p. 100)
  • Thomson, J.W. (2003) Heterodermia Trevisan (pp. 107-108) In, Lichens of Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Herbarium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 386 pages. (Description of Heterodermia speciosa: p. 108)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Buellia De Not. (pp. 190-200) - 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 Heterodermia speciosa: p. 420; color photo: p. 419)
  • Culberson, W.L. (1966) Chemistry and taxonomy of the lichen genera Heterodermia and Anaptychia in the Carolinas. - The Bryologist 69: 472–487.   (RLL List # 61 / Rec. # 3843 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR) (Heterodermia tremulans: p. 485)

Links to photosEdit

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

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Powdered fringe lichen,   Powdered centipede lichen,   Shield lichen