Taxon profile


Cap Lichen
Baeomyces rufus (Huds.) Rebent.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Baeomycetales »  family Baeomycetaceae »  genus Baeomyces - cap lichen

Scientific synonyms

Lichen rufus Huds.
Baeomyces rufus var. prostii Harm.
Baeomyces rufus var. subsquamulosus Nyl.
Baeomyces rufus f. subsquamulosus (Nyl.) Frey


Baeomyces rufus - Cap Lichen

Author: Jaroslav Dvořák, bonsai_dvorak(at)

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Links and literature

EN Hansen, E. S. (2007): Lichens from Upernavik island, NW Greenland, Willdenowia 37(1),pages 353-362 [as Baeomyces rufus (Huds.) Rebent.]
EN Liška J., Palice Z. & Slavíková Š. (2008): Checklist and Red List of lichens of the Czech Republic, Preslia 80(2): 151–182, 2008. [as Baeomyces rufus (Huds.) Rebent.]

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