Taxon profile


Orange Lichen
Caloplaca ammiospila (Wahlenb. in Ach.) Olivier

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

Scientific synonyms

Lecidea cinereofusca var. ammiospila Wahlenb.
Caloplaca ferruginea var. ammiospila (Wahlenb.) Th. Fr.
Callopisma ferrugineum f. ammiospila (Ach.) Räsänen
Caloplaca discoidalis (Vainio) Lynge


Caloplaca ammiospila - Orange 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 Caloplaca ammiospila (Wahlenb.) H. Olivier]
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 Caloplaca ammiospila (Wahlenb.) H. Olivier]

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species extinct in area described by check-list