(an order of lichens)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Thallus - dry state (Click to view)Colony - close-up (Click to view)
Family 5 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Thallus (Click to view)
Family 7 illustrated subtaxa 6 ident. refs
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa
Thallus - in situ (Click to view)Thallus and apothecium - close-up (Click to view)
Family 6 illustrated subtaxa
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa
Thallus - dry (Click to view)
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderPELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)
SubclassLECANOROMYCETIDAE (a subclass of lichens)
ClassLECANOROMYCETES (a class of lichens)
SubphylumPEZIZOMYCOTINA (a subphylum of fungi)
PhylumASCOMYCOTA (spore shooters, ascomycete)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo ( has 10 general literature references relevant to PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)

PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 73 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)
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