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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Fungi
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Lecanoromycetes
Subclassis: Lecanoromycetidae
Ordo: Lecanorales
Familia: Ophioparmaceae
Genus: Ophioparma
Species: O. araucariae - O. handelii - O. herrei - O. junipericola - O. lapponica - O. pseudohandelii - O. rubricosa - O. ventosa


Ophioparma Norman, 1853

Type: Ophioparma ventosa (L.) Norman, 1853


Norman, Nyt. Mag. Naturvid. 7: 230 (1853) emend. R.W. Rogers & Hafellner, Lichenologist 20: 172 (1988)

Rogers, R.W. and Hafellner, J. (1988) Haematomma and Ophioparma: two superficially similar genera of lichenized fungi. - Lichenologist 20(2): 167-174. [1] [2]

Brodo, I.M., Sharnoff, S.D. and Sharnoff, S. (2001) Ophioparma (pp. 473-474) In, Lichens of North America. Yale University Press, New Haven, 795 pages. [3] [4]

Ekman, S. (1996) The corticolous and lignicolous species of Bacidia and Bacidina in North America. - Opera Botanica 127: 1-148. [5]

Kalb, K. and Staiger, B. (1995) Rindenbewohnende Arten der Flechtengattung Ophioparma in Amerika. - In: Farkas, E.E.; Lücking, R. and Wirth, V. (eds.): Scripta Lichenologica - Lichenological Papers Dedicated to Antonín Vezda. Bibliotheca Lichenologica, J. Cramer, Berlin, Stuttgart, pp. 191-198. [6]

Kalb.,K.; Ryan, B.D.and Nash III, T.H. (2004) Ophioparma (pp. 387-388) In: Nash III, T.H.; Ryan, B.D.; Diederich, P.; Gries, C. and Bungartz, F. (eds.), Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region, Vol. 2. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, 742 pages. [7]

Leuckert, C. and Meinel, U. (1981) Chemische Flechtenanalysen III. Die Haematomma ventosum-gruppe. - Herzogia 5: 475-488. [8]

May, P.F. (1997) Ophioparma lapponica - a misunderstood species. - Harvard Papers in Botany 2(2): 213-228. [9]

May, P.F. (1998) Lichen flora of eastern North America: the genus Ophioparma Norman. - In: Glenn, M.G.; Harris, R.C.; Dirig, R. and Cole, M.S. (eds.): Lichenographia Thomsoniana: North American Lichenology in Honor of John W. Thomson. Mycotaxon Ltd., Ithaca, New York, pp. 77-88. [10]

Philip F. May: Lichen flora of eastern North America - The genus Ophioparma Norman

Printzen, C. and Rambold, G. (1996) Two corticolous species of Ophioparma (Lecanorales) from East Asia. - Herzogia 12: 23-29. [11]

Skult, H. (1997) Notes on the chemical and morphological variation of the lichen Ophioparma ventosa in East Fennoscandia. - Annales Botanici Fennici 34: 291-297. [12]

Staiger, B. and Kalb, K. (1995) Haematomma-studien. I. Die Flechtengattung Haematomma. - Bibliotheca Lichenologica, 59, J. Cramer, Berlin, Stuttgart. 1-198 pp. [13]

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English: Bloodspot lichens, Ophioparma lichens

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