Taxon profile


Orange Lichen
Caloplaca saxicola (Hoffm.) Nordin

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

Scientific synonyms

Lichen saxicola Hoffm.
Placodium saxicola (Pollini) Frege
Squamaria saxicola (Pollich) Hook.
Lecanora saxicola (Pollich) Ach.
Parmularia muralis var. saxicola (Pollich) Räsänen
Placolecanora muralis var. saxicola (Pollich) Räsänen
Caloplaca discerenda (Nyl.) Zahlbr.
Lecanora miniatula Nyl.
Placodium miniatulum (Nyl.) H. Olivier
Caloplaca miniatula (Nyl.) Zahlbr.


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Caloplaca saxicola subsp. obliterans (Pers.) Clauz. & Roux
subspecies Caloplaca saxicola subsp. pulvinata (A. Massal.) Clauz. & Roux

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