Spirographa lichenicola

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Ostropales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Ostropomycetidae
Ordo: Ostropales

Familia: Spirographaceae
Genus: Spirographa
Species: Spirographa lichenicola

Name Edit

Spirographa lichenicola (D. Hawksw. & B.Sutton) Flakus, Etayo, & Miadlikowska, 2019

  • Lichenicolous fungus (parasite on living lichens)

Locality: Great Britain

References Edit

Primary references Edit

  • Flakus, A., Etayo, J., Miadlikowska, J., Lutzoni, F., Kukwa, M., Matura, N. and Rodriguez-Flakus, P., 2019. Biodiversity assessment of ascomycetes inhabiting Lobariella lichens in Andean cloud forests led to one new family, three new genera and 13 new species of lichenicolous fungi. Plant and Fungal Systematics, 64(2), pp.283-344. DOI: 10.2478/pfs-2019-0022

Additional references Edit

  • In Hawksworth, Trans. Br. mycol. Soc. 67(1): 51 (1976)
  • Cole, M.S. and Hawksworth, D.L. 2001. Lichenicolous fungi, mainly from the USA, including Patriciomyces gen. nov. Mycotaxon 77: 305–338.   **[RLL List # 183 / Rec.# 22096] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Complete article) (Cornutispora lichenicola: p. 314)
  • Lawrey, J.D. and Diederich, P. (2011) Lichenicolous fungi – worldwide checklist, including isolated cultures and sequences available. - http://www.lichenicolous.net (4/10/2011)

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