Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Lecanoromycetidae
Ordo: Lecanorales

Familia: Parmeliaceae
Subfamilia: Parmelioideae
Genus: Omphalora
Species: O. arizonica

Omphalora T.H.Nash & Hafellner in Nash et al., Lichenologist 22(4): 356 (1990). [MycoBank #25520]

Type species: Omphalora arizonica (Tuck. ex Willey) T.H.Nash & Hafellner in Nash et al., Lichenologist 22(4): 358 (1990). [MycoBank #127014]


Nash, T.H., III, Hafellner, J. & Common, R.S. 1990. Omphalora, a new genus in the Parmeliaceae. The Lichenologist 22(4): 355–365. DOI: 10.1017/S002428299000041X Paywall. ResearchGate Open access. Reference page.


Index Fungorum: IF 25520
MycoBank: MB 25520
Omphalora – Taxon details on Catalogue of Life (COL).
Omphalora – Taxon details on Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF).

Vernacular names

Omphalora is a genus of lichenized fungi in the family Parmeliaceae. The genus is monotypic, containing the single species Omphalora arizonica, found in North America.[1]

Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford: CABI. p. 481. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8.

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