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Witch's Hair Lichen
Alectoria ochroleuca (Hoffm.) A. Massal.

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

Scientific synonyms

Alectoria ochroleuca f. citrina Räsänen
Alectoria ochroleuca f. tenuior Cromb.
Alectoria ochroleuca var. citrina (Räsänen) D. Hawksw.
Bryopogon ochroleucus (Hoffm.) Link
Bryopogon ochroleucus var. tenulor (Cromb.) Gyeln.
Usnea ochroleuca Hoffm.


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Links and literature

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 ochroleuca (Hoffm.) A. Massal.]
EN Hansen, E. S. (2007): Lichens from Upernavik island, NW Greenland [], Willdenowia 37(1),pages 353-362 [as Alectoria ochroleuca (Hoffm.) A. Massal.]

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