Punctelia punctilla

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 punctilla

Name edit

Punctelia punctilla (Hale) Krog, 1982

Substrate and ecology (Sonoran region): Tightly adnate on rocks in coastal areas.

Basionym: Parmelia punctilla Hale, 1977

References edit

  • Krog, Nordic Jl Bot. 2 (3): 291 (1982)
  • Krog, H. (1982) Punctelia, a new lichen genus in the Parmeliaceae. - Nordic Journal of Botany 2: 287–292.   (RLL List # 115-40 / Rec.# 10525 - Recent Literature on Lichens)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Punctelia (pp. 605-610) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages. (Description of P. punctilla: p. 609)
  • 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. (Description of P. punctilla and distribution map for the Sonoran region: p. 435)
  • Flenniken, D. (1999) Punctelia Krog (pp. 188-192) In The Macrolichens In West Virginia, 231 pages, 26 plates. (Published by D. Flenniken, 2273 Blachleyville Rd, Wooster, Ohio 44691) (Description of P. punctilla: pp. 190-191; color photo: plate 21, I)
  • Thomson, J.W. (2003) Punctelia Krog (pp. 198-200) In, Lichens of Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Herbarium, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 386 pages. (Description of P. punctilla: p. 200)

Vernacular names edit

English: Punctelia