Taxon profile


Reindeer Lichen
Cladonia portentosa (Dufour) Coem.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Lecanorales »  family Cladoniaceae »  genus Cladonia - cup lichen

Scientific synonyms

Cenomyce portentosa Dufour
Cladina portentosa (Dufour) Follmann
Cladonia impexa f. portentosa (Dufour) Harm.
Cladonia sylvatica var. condensata Harm.
Cladonia impexa f. condensata (Harm.) Motyka
Cladonia portentosa f. erinacea (Desm.) Sandst.
Cladonia impexa Harm.
Cladina impexa de Lesd.
Cladonia sylvatica var. impexa (Harm.) Kugan{?}
Cladonia rangiferina f. spumosa Flörke

Other names

= Caribou Moss
= Reindeer Moss


Cladonia portentosa - Reindeer Lichen

Author: Karla Otta

Cladonia portentosa - Reindeer Lichen

Author: Karla Otta

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Rangifer tarandus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Reindeer

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