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Witch's Hair Lichen
Alectoria nigricans (Ach.) Nyl.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Lecanorales »  family Parmeliaceae »  genus Alectoria - witch's hair lichen

Scientific synonyms

Cornicularia ochroleuca var. nigricans Ach.
Bryopogon nigricans (Ach.) Gyeln.
Alectoria boryana Delise
Alectoria nigricans f. geomoerensis Gyeln.
Bryopogon nigricans f. goemerensis (Gyeln.) Gyeln.
Alectoria nigricans f. subchalybeiformis Räsänen
Alectoria thulensis Th. Fr.

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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 Alectoria nigricans (Ach.) Nyl.]
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 Alectoria nigricans (Ach.) Nyl.]

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