Japewiella pacifica

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Lecanoraceae
Genus: Japewiella
Species: Japewiella pacifica

NameEdit

Japewiella pacifica Printzen, 1999


Diagnosis: Species Japewiellae carrollii similis, sed thallus minute granuloso, excipulo granulis minutissimis dense instructo, hypothecio et subhymenio crassiore. Substantiae atranorin, chloroatranorin, acidum 3-chlorostenosporicum, acidum 3-chlorodivaricaticum continens.

Type: MEXICO. Sinaloa. Along route 40 between Durango and Mazatlan near Barranca Lievre, 2 km W of Durango border, 23o28' N, 106o50'30"W, ca 2,320 m, pine-oak forest, on Pinus, 14.III.1985, T. H. Nash 30126 (ASU!, holotype; BG, E, H, M, MEXU, MIN, UPS, isotypes). paratypes: MEXICO. Sinalao. Along Hwy 40 between Mazatlan and Durango Forestry Station, Nash 10140, 10144 (ASU); Near Barranca Lievre, 2 km W of Durango border, Nash 30211 (ASU).

Habitat: On porous bark of Pinus

World distribution and Sonoran distribution: Only known from around the type locality between Mazatlán and Durango in the Sierra Madre Occidental of Sinaloa, Mexico.

ReferencesEdit

  • Printzen, C. (1999) Japewiella gen nov., a new lichen genus and a new species from Mexico. The Bryologist 102(4): 714–719.   (RLL List # 178 / Rec. # 15002 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR) (Discussion of Japewiella pacifica: pp. 716-718; black-and-white photos: p. 717, fig 2; distribution map: p. 715, fig. 1)
  • Printzen, C. (2004) Japewiella (pp. 138-139) 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. # 25912 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Discussion of Japewiella pacifica: pp. 138-139)

Vernacular namesEdit