Taxon profile


Eggyolk Lichen
Candelariella xanthostigma (Ach.) Lettau

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Candelariales »  family Candelariaceae »  genus Candelariella - eggyolk lichen

Scientific synonyms

Lichen xanthostigmus Pers. ex Ach.
Candelariella vitellina var. xanthostigma (Ach.) Elenkin
Lecanora xanthostigma (Pers.) Röhl.
Blastenia xanthostigma (Pers.) Müll. Arg.
Caloplaca xanthostigma (Pers.) Kieff.
Candelariella lutella (Vainio) Rasanen
Candelariella vitellina f. lutella (Vain.) Zahlbr.

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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 Candelariella xanthostigma (Ach.) Lettau]
EN Hansen, E. S. (2007): Lichens from Upernavik island, NW Greenland, Willdenowia 37(1),pages 353-362 [as Candelariella xanthostigma (Ach.) Lettau]
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 Candelariella xanthostigma (Ach.) Lettau]

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