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Scientific or common name:

Alectoria capillaris (Ach.) Crombie

PARMELIACEAE Family selection - Ascomycota (Sac fungi)

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Name: Alectoria capillaris (Ach.) Crombie Taxon selection
Rank: species
See: ► Bryoria capillaris (Ach.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Horsehair lichen

Grown habit: Lichenous

= Bryoria capillaris (Ach.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
= Alectoria setacea (Ach.) Mot.


Kingdom: Fungi
Subkingdom: -
Superdivision: -
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Ascomycetes
Subclass: -
Order: Lecanorales
Family: Parmeliaceae
Genus: Alectoria

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More species:
1) Alectoria cervinula Mot. [53]
2) Alectoria cetrariza Nyl. [63]
3) Alectoria chalybeiformis (L.) A. Gray [56]
4) Alectoria delicata Mot. [69]
5) Alectoria fallacina Mot. [144]
6) Alectoria glabra Mot. [95]
7) Alectoria lanea auct. [66]
8) Alectoria nadvornikiana Gyel. [51]
9) Alectoria ochroleuca (Hoffm.) A. Massal. [106]
10) Alectoria simplicior (Vain.) Lynge [60]

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