Taxon profile


Beard Lichen
Usnea glabrescens (Nyl. ex Vain.) Vain.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Lecanorales »  family Parmeliaceae »  genus Usnea - beard lichen

Scientific synonyms

Usnea barbata var. glabrescens Nyl. ex Vain.
Usnea hesperina var. glabrescens (Nyl.) Ling{?}
Usnea betulina Mot.
Usnea glabrescens var. compacta Räsänen
Usnea compacta (Räsänen) Motyka
Usnea sorediifera var. compacta (Motyka) Keissl.
Usnea distincta Mot.
Usnea extensa Vain.
Usnea sorediifera f. extensa (Vain.) Keissl.
Usnea glabrescens var. glabrella Motyka

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Usnea glabrescens subsp. glabrescens (Nyl. ex Vain.) Vain.

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