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Scientific or common name:

Alectoria positiva (Gyel.) Mot.

PARMELIACEAE Family selection - Ascomycota (Sac fungi)

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Name: Alectoria positiva (Gyel.) Mot. Taxon selection
Rank: species
See: ► Bryoria fuscescens (Gyel.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Horsehair lichen

Grown habit: Lichenous

= Bryoria fuscescens (Gyel.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
= Alectoria fuscescens Gyel.
= Bryopogon pacificus Gyel.


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

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More species:
1) Alectoria pseudofuscescens Gyel. [27]
2) Alectoria pubescens (L.) R. Howe [47]
3) Alectoria sarmentosa (Ach.) Ach. [120]
4) Alectoria sarmentosa (Ach.) Ach. ssp. vexillifera (Nyl.) D. Hawksw. [122]
5) Alectoria simplicior (Vain.) Lynge [44]
6) Alectoria subdivergens E. Dahl [37]
7) Alectoria tenuis E. Dahl [48]
8) Alectra aspera (Cham. & Schltdl.) L.O. Williams [41]
9) Aletes acaulis (Torr.) J.M. Coult. & Rose [147]
10) Aletes juncea (Barneby & N.H. Holmgren) W.A. Weber [41]

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