Malmidea hypomela


Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Malmideaceae
Genus: Malmidea
Species: Malmidea hypomela


Malmidea hypomela (Nyl.) Kalb & Lücking,

  • Lecidea hypomelaena Nyl., Annls Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4 11: 223 (1859)

Homotypic synonymsEdit

  • Lecidea hypomelaena Nyl., Annls Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 4 11: 223 (1859)
  • Malcolmiella hypomelaena (Nyl.) M. Cáceres & Lücking, [as 'hypomela' ], in Cáceres, Libri Botanici 22: 106 (2007)


  • Kalb & Lücking, in Kalb, Rivas Plata, Lücking & Lumbsch, Biblthca Lichenol. 106: 143–168 (2011)
  • Kalb, K.; Rivas Plata, E.; Lücking, R.; Lumbsch, H.T. (2011) The phylogenetic position of Malmidea, a new genus for the Lecidea piperis- and Lecanora granifera-groups (Lecanorales, Malmideaceae), inferred from nuclear and mitochondrial ribosomal DNA sequences, with special reference to Thai species. (pp. 143-168) In Biomonitoring, Ecology and Systematics of Lichens -- Recognizing the Lichenological Legacy of Thomas H. Nash III on his 65th Birthday. Bates, S.T.; Bungartz, F.; Lücking; R.; Herrera-Campos, M.A.; Zambrano, A., editors. Bibliotheca Lichenologica 106; 442 pages.   (RLL List # 225 / Rec. # 33473 - Recent Literature on Lichens)(Band 106)
  • Cáceres, M.E.S. (2007) Corticolous crustose and microfoliose lichens of northeastern Brazil. Libri Botanici 22: 1–168. (Malcolmiella hypomelaena)

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