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Scientific or common name:

Alectoria tortuosa G. Merr.

PARMELIACEAE Family selection - Ascomycota (Sac fungi)

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Name: Alectoria tortuosa G. Merr. Taxon selection
Rank: species
See: ► Bryoria tortuosa (G. Merr.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Tortured horsehair lichen

Grown habit: Lichenous

= Bryoria tortuosa (G. Merr.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
= Alectoria virens auct.


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

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More species:
1) Alectoria vancouverensis (Gyel.) Gyel. ex Brodo & D. Hawksw. [120]
2) Alectoria virens auct. [103]
3) Alectra aspera (Cham. & Schltdl.) L.O. Williams [65]
4) Alectryon macrococcus Radlk. [104]
5) Alectryon macrococcus Radlk. var. macrococcus [300]
6) Aletes anisatus (A. Gray) W.L. Theobald & C.C. Tseng [130]
7) Aletes filifolius Mathias, Constance & W.L. Theobald [132]
8) Aletes lithophila (Mathias) W.A. Weber [83]
9) Aletes nivalis (S. Watson) W.A. Weber [64]
10) Aletris bracteata Northrop [127]

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