Opegrapha anomea


Taxonavigation: Arthoniales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Arthoniomycetes
Ordo: Arthoniales

Familia: Opegraphaceae
Genus: Opegrapha
Species: Opegrapha anomea


Opegrapha anomea Nyl., 1856

Substratum: Lichenicolous (parasites on living lichens).

Homotypic synonymsEdit


  • Opegrapha quaternella Nyl.   (from Ertz and Egea, 2007)
  • Leciographa pertusariae Vouaux (from Ertz and Egea, 2007)


Primary referencesEdit

  • Zahlbruckner: Catalogus Lichenum Universalis 2: 262.
  • Opegrapha anomea Nyl. in Act. Soc. Linn. Bordeaus, vol. XXI. 1856, p. 399.


  • Saccardo: Sylloge fungorum XVIII: 185.
  • Nylander, Act. Soc. Linn. Bordeaux 21 (sér. 3, 1): 399 (1857).
  • Ertz, D. and Egea, J.M. (2007) Opegrapha (pp. 255-266) In: Nash III, T.H.; Gries, C.; and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 3 . Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 567 pages. (Description of O. anomea: p. 257; distribution map for the Sonoran Desert Region: p. 257)   (description of Opegrapha anomea in EOL)
  • Ertz, D., Diederich, P. and Miadlikowska, J. (2004) The lichenicolous Opegrapha species (Roccellaceae, Acomycota) with 3-septate ascospores on Pertusaria and Ochrolechia. - Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 144: 235–241. (Illustrations of O. anomea: figs. 1-4, 8)


Vernacular namesEdit