Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Peltigerineae 

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

Familia: Peltigeraceae
Subfamilia: Lobarioideae
Genus: Sticta
Species: Sticta limbata

Name edit

Sticta limbata (Sm.) Ach., 1803

Substrate and ecology: (Sonoran Desert Region) On rocks amongst mosses in open forest habitats of moderate to high humidity.

  • Lichen limbatus Sm., 1803

Synonyms edit

  • Lichen limbatus Sm., 1803
  • Stictina limbata (Sm.) Nyl., 1860

References edit

Primary edit

  • Ach., Methodus: 280 (1803).
  • Acharius, E. (1803) Methodus qua omnes detectos lichenes secundum organa carpomorpha ad genera, species et varietates redigere atque observationibus illustrare tentavit Erik Acharius (Methodus Lichenum). Cum tab. aen. - Stockholm.   **[Mattick Rec.# 30921] - (Recent Literature on Lichens - Mattick No.)** (PDF file)

Secondary edit

  • Brodo, I.M.; Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Sticta (pp. 670-672) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages.   **[RLL List # 184 / Rec.# 22465] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Sticta limbata, and distribution map for North America: p. 672; color photo: p. 673, plate 824.)
  • Dobson, F.S. (2000) (Fourth edition) Porpidia (pp. 317-321) 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, color photo of Sticta limbata: p. 371.)
  • Galloway, D.J. and Thomas, M.A. (2004) Sticta (pp. 513-524) 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.   **[RLL List # 196 / Rec.# 25963] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Sticta limbata: p. 519)
  • Hale, M.E. and Cole, M. (1988) Lichens of California. Berkeley: University of California Press. 254 pp.   **[RLL List # 138 / Rec.# 7360] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Sticta limbata: pp. 111-112; black-and-white photo: p. 19, fig. 12a showing cyphellae; photo: p. 111, fig. 46b)
  • Kantvilas, G. and Jarman, S.J. (1999) Lichens of rainforest in Tasmania and south-eastern Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 9: i-xi + 1-212.   **[RLL List # 179 / Rec.# 9721] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Illustration of Sticta limbata: p. 146)
  • McCune, B. and Geiser, L. (1997) Macrolichens of the Pacific Northwest. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press. USDA Forest Service, 386 pp.   **[RLL List # 169 / Rec.# 12649] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (Description of Sticta limbata, and color photo: p. 279)
  • McDonald, T.; Miadlikowska, J. and Lutzoni, F. (2003) The lichen genus Sticta in the Great Smoky Mountains: a phylogenetic study of morphologial, chemical, and molecular data. - The Bryologist 106(1): 61–79.   **[RLL List # 190 / Rec.# 24247] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)** (JSTOR) (PFD file) (Illustration of Sticta limbata: p. 69)
  • Purvis, O.W. (1992) Sticta (Schreber) Ach. (1803) (pp. 582-583) 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 Sticta limbata: p. 584)
  • Wirth, V. (1995) Sticta (Schreber) Ach. (pp. 883-885) - 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 S. limbata: p. 884)

Links edit

Links to photos edit

  • The Lichen Herbarium, Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway (Photo Gallery) - Sticta limbata

Vernacular names edit

English: Spotted felt lichen,   Powdered moon