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PELTIGERALES Walt. Watson (an order of lichens)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

COLLEMATACEAE Zenker (a family of jelly lichens)
Collema (a genus of jelly lichens), eg: Collema auriforme (a lichen) - Apothecia Leptogium (a genus of jelly lichens), eg: Leptogium gelatinosum (a lichen) - Colony - close-up
Family 5 subtaxa 1 ident refs
LOBARIACEAE Chevall. (a family of lichens)
Lobaria (a genus of lichens), eg: Lobaria amplissima (a lichen) - Thallus
Family 7 subtaxa 6 ident refs
NEPHROMATACEAE Wetmore ex J.C. David & D. Hawksw. (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Nephroma helveticum Ach. (a lichen) Species   1 ident refs
PANNARIACEAE Tuck. (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Degelia cyanoloma (Schaer.) H.H. Blom & L. Lindblom (a lichen)
Thallus - close-up
PELTIGERACEAE Dumort. (a family of lichens)
Peltigera (dog’s tooth lichens, dog lichens), eg: Peltigera praetextata (a lichen) - Thallus - fertile Solorina (socket lichens, chocolate chip lichens), eg: Solorina saccata (Mottled Green Lichen, Common Chocolate Chip) - Thallus and apothecium - close-up
Family 6 subtaxa  
PLACYNTHIACEAE Å.E. Dahl (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Placynthium nigrum (Huds.) Gray (a lichen)
Thallus - dry

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 2 general literature references to PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)

PELTIGERALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

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

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 73 feeding and other relationships of PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)

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