Taxon profile


Orange Wall Lichen
Xanthoria candelaria (L.) Th. Fr.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Teloschistales »  family Teloschistaceae »  genus Xanthoria - orange wall lichen

Scientific synonyms

Lichen candelarius L.
Diblastia candelaria (L.) Trevis.
Placodium candelarium (L.) Weber ex F.H. Wigg.
Lecanora candelaria (L.) Ach.
Teloschistes candelarius (L.) Fink
Teloschistes candelaris (L.) Fink
Parmelia candelaria var. lychnea Ach.
Xanthoria lychnea (Ach.) Th. Fr.
Teloschistes parietinus var. lychneus (Ach.) F. Wilson
Xanthoria oregana Gyelnik


Xanthoria candelaria - Orange Wall Lichen

Author: Jozef Oboňa

Taxon in country check-lists*

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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 Xanthoria candelaria (L.) Th. Fr.]
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 Xanthoria candelaria (L.) Th. Fr.]

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