Staurothele lecideoides

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Verrucariales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Eurotiomycetes
Subclassis: Chaetothyriomycetidae
Ordo: Verrucariales

Familia: Verrucariaceae
Genus: Staurothele
Species: Staurothele lecideoides

Name edit

Staurothele lecideoides B. de Lesd., 1932

World distribution: Only known from westen North America in the Sonoran region of Arizona (and in adjacent New Mexico) and Sonora, Mexico

References edit

Primary references edit

  • Staurothele lecideoides B. de. Lesd. in Annal. Cryptog. Exot. vol. V, fasc. 2, 1932, p. 98.   (New Mexico, ad saxa silicea)

Additional references edit

  • Thomson, J.W. (1991) The lichen genus Staurothele in North America. - The Bryologist 94(4): 351–367.   **[RLL List # / Rec.# 18504] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (JSTOR) (Discussion of 10. Staurothele lecideoides: pp. 361-362; black-and-white photo: p. 358, fig. 10)
  • Thomson, J.W. (2002) Staurothele (pp. 468-472) 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.# 23134] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Discussion of Staurothele lecideoides: p. 471)

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Vernacular names edit

English: Wart lichen