Taxon profile


Wreath Lichen
Phaeophyscia orbicularis (Necker) Moberg

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Teloschistales »  family Physciaceae »  genus Phaeophyscia - wreath lichen

Scientific synonyms

Lichen orbicularis Neck.
Physcia orbicularis (Necker) Poetsch
Physcia obscura f. hueana Harm.
Physcia virella var. hueana (Harm.) Lindau
Physcia hueana (Harm.) Räsänen
Physcia orbicularis var. hueana (Harm.) Clauzade & Cl. Roux
Lichen obscurus Humb.
Lichen virellus Ach.
Physcia virella (Ach.) Flagey
Xanthoria ulothrix var. virella (Ach.) Horw.


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

varietas Phaeophyscia orbicularis var. hueana (Harm.) Erichsen

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 Phaeophyscia orbicularis (Neck.) Moberg]
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 Phaeophyscia orbicularis (Neck.) Moberg]

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