Name: Cladonia umbricola Tønsberg & Ahti
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Nomenclature:

Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Cladonia umbricola

Author: Tønsberg & Ahti

Citation: Norwegian Journal of Botany 27 (4): 307 (1980) [MB#113169]

Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Ascomycota

Class: Lecanoromycetes

Order: Lecanorales

Family: Cladoniaceae

Genus: Cladonia

Lifeform:

Lichen

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

Type: Norway

Brief Description:

Common Name: Shaded Cladonia

Highly variable stalked cladonia. Cupped or not, with or without red apothecia, squamules with or without soredia, … Found in sheltered humid places.

Trevor Goward has called this the “Because-It’s-There Pixie Cup”, perhaps saying all that needs to be said about this difficult species.

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Created: 2008-10-27 02:08:41 CDT (-0500) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
Last modified: 2016-08-24 20:03:57 CDT (-0500) by Erlon (Herbert Baker)
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