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OSTROPALES Nannf. (an order of lichens and ascomycetes)


Rank Taxon #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Family COENOGONIACEAE Stizenb. (a family of fungi)        
Species Dimerella lutea (Dicks.) Trevis. (a lichen) 3 3    
Species Dimerella pineti (Ach.) Vězda (a lichen) 2 7 4  
Family GRAPHIDACEAE Dumort. (a family of lichens)        
Genus Graphis (Bot.) Adans. (a genus of lichens) 12     1
Family GYALECTACEAE Stizenb. (a family of lichens)        
Species Belonia nidarosiensis (Kindt) P.M. Jørg. & Vězda (a lichen) 1      
Species Gyalecta jenensis (Batsch) Zahlbr. (a lichen) 17 5 4  
Species Pachyphiale carneola (Ach.) Arnold (a lichen)   16    
Family ODONTOTREMATACEAE D. Hawksw. & Sherwood (a family of lichens and ascomycetes)        
Species Skyttea nitschkei (Körb.) Sherwood, D. Hawksw. & Coppins (a lichenicolous discomycete)       2
Family PHLYCTIDACEAE Poelt ex J.C. David & D. Hawksw. (a family of lichens)        
Species Phlyctis argena (Spreng.) Flot. (a lichen) 4      
Family PORINACEAE Walt. Watson (a family of lichens)        
Species Porina leptalea (Durieu & Mont.) A.L. Sm. (a lichen)   5    
Family STICTIDACEAE Fr. (a family of ascomycetes)   8 12 6
Family THELOTREMATACEAE (Nyl.) Stizenb. (a family of lichens) 6 5   1

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Sherwood, M.A., 1977 The Ostropalean Fungi

OSTROPALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 79 feeding and other relationships of OSTROPALES (an order of lichens and ascomycetes)

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