Texosporium

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Texosporium
Species: T. sancti-jacobi

NameEdit

Texosporium Nádv. ex Tibell & Hofsten, 1968


Diagnosis: Thallus crustaceus, granulosus, "gonidia" cystococcacea continens. Apothecia lecanorina, cylindrica, sessilia, margine proprio et margine thallini instructa. Sporae bicellulatae, fuscae; "episporium" pseudoparenchymaticum, pluricellulatum.

Type species: Texosporium sancti-jacobi (Tuck.) Nádv. ex Tibell & Hofsten, 1968

ReferencesEdit

  • Tibell & Hofsten, Mycologia 60: 557 (1968)
  • Tibell, L. and Hofsten, A.V. (1968) Spore evolution of the lichen Texosporium sancti-jacobi (=Cyphelium sancti-jacobi). - Mycologia 60: 553–558.   (RLL List # 68 / Rec. # 18580 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (JSTOR)

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Texosporium lichen