Punctelia cedrosensis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Parmeliaceae
Subfamilia: Parmelioideae
Genus: Punctelia
Species: Punctelia cedrosensis

Name edit

Punctelia cedrosensis Egan & Elix, 2004

Type: MEXICO: Baja California: Cedros Island, south end, top of hill N of Cedros town, 28o08'N, 115o13'W, 1100 m, on Juniperus californicus, J. Marsh 7373, 21 March 1994 (ASU-holotype designated here).

Substrate and ecology (Sonoran region): On bark of conifers.

References edit

  • Egan, R.S. and Aptroot, A. (2004) Punctelia (pp. 431-436) 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.# 25948 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of P. cedrosensis: pp. 432-433; black-and-white photo: p. 432, fig. 59)

Vernacular names edit