Pyrrhospora quernea

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Lecanorales 

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

Familia: Lecanoraceae
Genus: Pyrrhospora
Species: Pyrrhospora quernea

NameEdit

Pyrrhospora quernea (Dicks.) Körber, 1855


Substrate and ecology: (Sonoran Desert Region) Usually on acidic to intermediate, moderately nutrient-rich, rough bark (especially Quercus; also on Pinus, Prunus, Sambucus, Olea, Heteromeles, Artemisia), occasionally on wood, very rarely on sandstone rocks.

Basionym
  • Lichen querneus Dicks., Fasc. pl. crypt. brit. (London) 1 : 9 (1785)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Körber, Lich. Germ.: 209 (1855)
  • Körber, G.W. (1855) Systema Lichenum Germaniae (I-XXXIV). Die Flechten Deutschlands mikroscopisch geprüft, kritisch gesichtet, charakteristisch beschrieben und systematisch geordnet. - Breslau. pp.   (Mattick Rec.# 23705 - Literature on Lichens)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Pyrrhospora (pp. 614-616) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages.   (RLL List # 184 / Rec. # 22465 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyrrhospora quernea, and distribution map for North America: p. 615; color photo: p. 615, plate 746)
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Pyrrhospora (p. 333) In, Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. The Richmond Publishing Co., Ltd., Slough, England, 431 pp.   (RLL List # 184 / Rec. # 22402 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description, distribution map, and color photo of Pyrrhospora quernea: p. 333)
  • Hawksworth, D.L. (1992) Pyrrhospora Körber (1855) (p. 523) In: Purvis, O.W., Coppins, B.J., Hawksworth, D.L., James, P.W. and Moore, D.M. (eds.) The Lichen Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. London: Natural History Museum Publication, 710 pp.   (RLL List # 151 / Rec. # 15105 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyrrhospora quernea: p. 523)
  • Puntillo, D. (1996) I Licheni di Calabria. - Monografie, XXII, Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Torino. 229 pp.   (RLL List # 170 / Rec. # 15098 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Illustration of Pyrrhospora quernea: plate 31)
  • Ryan, B.D.; Tønsberg, T.; Nash III, T.H. and Hafellner, J. (2004) Pyrrhospora (pp. 436-439) 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 Pyrrhospora quernea: pp. 438-439; distribution map for the Sonoran Desert Region: p. 438)
  • van Herk, K. and Aptroot, A. (2004) Pyrrhospora Körber (pp. 332-333) In, Veldgids Korstmossen. Koninkliijke Nederlandse Natuurhistorische Vereniging, 423 pages; in Dutch.   (RLL List # 196 / Rec. # 26085 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyrrhospora quernea: p. 332; color photo: p. 333)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Pyrrhospora Körber (pp. 794-795) - Teil 2) - In, Die Flechten Baden-Württembergs, Teil 1 & 2. Eugen Ulmer GmbH & Co., Stuttgart. 1006 pp.; in German.   (RLL List # 159 / Rec. # 20405 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyrrhospora quernea: p. 795)

Links to photosEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Sulphured crimson dot lichen,   Pyrrhospora lichen
Nederlands: Grove mosterdkorst