Pyxine subcinerea

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Pyxine
Species: Pyxine subcinerea

Name edit

Pyxine subcinerea Stirt., 1898


Substrate and ecology (Sonoran region:) On bark, wood, and rarely on acidic rocks from sea level to high montane areas

World distribution: Pantropical with scattered collections from the subtropics and warm temperate regions, insular Laurimacaronesia and Europe (Italy); Sonoran region

Synonyms edit

  • Physcia melanenta C. Knight, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 2: 48 (1882)
  • Pyxine caesiopruinosa (Tuck.) Imshaug, Trans. Am. microsc. Soc. 76: 262 (1957)
  • Pyxine chrysanthoides Vain., Ann. Acad. Sci. fenn., Ser. A 6 (7): 71 (1915)
  • Pyxine cocoës var. caesiopruinosa Tuck., 1863
  • Pyxine meissneri var. sorediosa Müll. Arg., Flora, Jena 62: 290 (1879)
  • Pyxine sorediata f. caesiopruinosa (Tuck.) Hue, 1900

References edit

  • Stirt., Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 30: 397 (1898)
  • Stirton, J. (1898) A new classification of the genus Pyxine. - Transact. Proceed. New Zeal. Inst. 30: 393–398.   (Mattick Rec.# 30104 - Literature on Lichens)
  • Flenniken, D. (1999) Pyxine Fries (pp. 193-194) In The Macrolichens In West Virginia, 231 pages, 26 plates. (Published by D. Flenniken, 2273 Blachleyville Rd, Wooster, Ohio 44691)   (RLL List # 175 / Rec. # 5723 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyxine subcinerea: p. 194; color photo: plate 22, C)
  • Kalb, K. (1987) Brasilianische Flechten. 1. Die Gattung Pyxine. - Bibliotheca Lichenologica No. 24. J. Cramer, Berlin - Stuttgart. 89 pp.   (RLL List # 131 / Rec. # 9676 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Illustration of Pyxine subcinerea: fig. 28)
  • Kalb, K. (2002) Pyxine (pp. 437-441) In: Nash III, T.H.; Ryan, B.D.; Gries, C. and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 1. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 532 pages.   (RLL List # 187 / Rec. # 23122 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Pyxine subcinerea and distribution map for the Sonoran region: p. 441)
  • Swinscow, T.D.V. and Krog, H. (1988) Macrolichens of East Africa. London: British Museum (Natural History), 390 pp.   (RLL List # 135 / Rec. # 18091 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Illustration of Pyxine subcinerea: p. 273)

Links to photos edit

Vernacular names edit

English: Pyxine lichen