Taxon profile


Shield Lichen
Parmelia saxatilis (L.) Ach.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Lecanorales »  family Parmeliaceae »  genus Parmelia - shield lichen

Scientific synonyms

Lichen saxatilis L.
Imbricaria saxatilis (L.) Körb.
Parmotrema saxatile (L.) M. Choisy
Parmotrema saxatile var. aizoni (Delise) M. Choisy
Parmelia saxatilis f. furfuracea Schaer.
Parmelia saxatilis var. furfuracea (Schaer.) Linds.


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

Links and literature

EN Christensen, S. N. (2007): Lichens of Cupressus sempervirens on the Aegean islands of Kriti and Kos, Greece, Willdenowia 37(2), pages 577-585 [as Parmelia saxatilis (L.) Ach.]
EN Hansen, E. S. (2007): Lichens from Upernavik island, NW Greenland, Willdenowia 37(1),pages 353-362 [as Parmelia saxatilis (L.) Ach.]
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 Parmelia saxatilis (L.) Ach.]

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