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Scientific or common name:

Alectoria americana Mot.

PARMELIACEAE Family selection - Ascomycota (Sac fungi)

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Name: Alectoria americana Mot. Taxon selection
Rank: species
See: ► Bryoria trichodes (Michx.) Brodo & D. Hawksw. ssp. americana (Mot.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.

pictures Images of Alectoria americana

Common names

US name U.S. name: American horsehair lichen

Grown habit: Lichenous

= Bryoria trichodes (Michx.) Brodo & D. Hawksw. ssp. americana (Mot.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
= Alectoria ambigua Mot.


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

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More species:
1) Alectoria bicolor (Ehrh.) Nyl. [83]
2) Alectoria boryana Delise [88]
3) Alectoria californica (Tuck.) G. Merr. [66]
4) Alectoria capillaris (Ach.) Crombie [77]
5) Alectoria cetrariza Nyl. [75]
6) Alectoria delicata Mot. [85]
7) Alectoria fuscescens Gyel. [70]
8) Alectoria lanea auct. [81]
9) Alectoria nana Mot. [68]
10) Alectoria pubescens (L.) R. Howe [72]

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