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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 pulmonaria (Lungwort) - Thallus - in situ
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
Species    
PELTIGERACEAE Dumort. (a family of lichens)
Peltigera (dog’s tooth lichens, dog lichens), eg: Peltigera membranacea (a lichen) - Thallus 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
Species    

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2 general literature references to PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)

PELTIGERALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
ASCOMYCOTA
(spore shooters)
Lichenes (via Lecanoromycetidae) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 73 feeding and other relationships of PELTIGERALES (an order of lichens)

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