Taxon profile


Globe Ball Lichen
Sphaerophorus globosus (Hudson) Vainio

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Lecanoromycetes »  order Lecanorales »  family Sphaerophoraceae »  genus Sphaerophorus - ball lichen

Scientific synonyms

Coralloides globiferum (L.) Hoffm.
Lichen globiferus L.
Lichen globosus Huds.
Sphaerophorus coralloides Pers.
Sphaerophorus coralloides var. laxus Turner & Borrer
Sphaerophorus globiferus (L.) DC.
Sphaerophorus globosus f. congestus H. Magn.
Stereocaulon globiferum (L.) 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 Sphaerophorus globosus (Huds.) Vain.]
EN Hansen, E. S. (2007): Lichens from Upernavik island, NW Greenland [], Willdenowia 37(1),pages 353-362 [as Sphaerophorus globosus (Huds.) Vain.]

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