Lepraria vouauxii


Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Stereocaulaceae
Genus: Lepraria
Species: Lepraria vouauxii



Lepraria vouauxii (Hue) R.C.Harris, 1987

Substrate and ecology: On rocks, soil, mosses, detritus, bark (Quercus gambelii) and Selaginella.

Basionym: Crocynia vouauxii Hue, 1924




  • Bryologist 90: 163 (1987)
  • Egan, R.S. (1987) A fifth checklist of the lichen-forming, lichenicolous and allied fungi of the continental United States and Canada. - The Bryologist 90(2): 77–173. [1]
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Leproloma (p. 214) In, Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. The Richmond Publishing Co., Ltd., Slough, England, 431 pp. (Description, distribution map, and color photo of Lepraria vouauxii [as Leproloma vouauxii]: p. 214)
  • Kukwa, M. (2002) Taxonomic notes on the lichen genera Lepraria and Leproloma. - Annales Botanici Fennici 39: 225–226.
  • Thomson, J.W. (2003) Leproloma (p.132). In, Lichens of Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Herbarium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 386 pages. (Description of Lepraria vouauxii: p. 132 [as Leproloma vouauxii])
  • Tønsberg, T. (2004) Lepraria (pp. 322-329) 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. (Description of Lepraria vouauxii and distribution map for the Sonoran Desert Region: p. 328)
  • van Herk, K. and Aptroot, A. (2004) Leproloma (pp. 236) In, Veldgids Korstmossen. Koninkliijke Nederlandse Natuurhistorische Vereniging, 423 pages; in Dutch. (Description of Lepraria vouauxii [as Leproloma vouauxii]: p. 236; color photo: p. 237)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Leproloma (pp. 543-546 - Teil 2) In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German. (Description of Lepraria vouauxii [as Leproloma vouauxii]: pp. 544 & 546; color photo: p. 546)

Vernacular names

Nederlands: Bleke poederkorst