Tholurna dissimilis


Taxonavigation: Caliciales 

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

Familia: Caliciaceae
Genus: Tholurna
Species: Tholurna dissimilis


Tholurna dissimilis (Norman) Norman, 1861

  • Podocratera dissimilis Norman, J. appl. Mycol. (1861)


  • Norman, Flora, Jena 44: 409 (1861)
  • Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Tholurna (p. 681-682) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages.   (RLL List # 184 / Rec. # 22465 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Tholurna dissimilis and distribution map for North America: pp. 681-682; color photo: p. 681, plate 836)
  • McCune, B. and Geiser, L. (2009) Tholurna (p. 335) Macrolichens of the Pacific Northwest. (Second Edition) Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, 464 pp.   (RLL List # 216 / Rec. # 31233 - Recent Literature on Lichens) (Description of Tholurna dissimilis and two color photos: p. 335)

Links to photosEdit

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

Vernacular namesEdit

English: Urn lichen
svenska: Urnlav