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  • English
    • Sac Fungi
  • Scientific Names
    • Ascomycota
    • Ascomycetes
  • Spanish
    • Hongos de saco, levaduras y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 31, 2014 05:31 PM PDT

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Observer

robberfly

Date

July 31, 2014 05:32 PM PDT

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Date

July 27, 2014 02:09 PM PDT

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Observer

metsa

Date

July 30, 2014 08:10 AM PDT

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

metsa

Date

July 30, 2014 08:08 AM PDT

Description

On tree

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Observer

metsa

Date

July 30, 2014 08:09 AM PDT

Description

Is this 2 types of lichen - parmotrema and common greenshield ?

On dying tree

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Observer

robberfly

Date

July 26, 2014 10:13 AM PDT

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What

Brown Tile Lichen Lecidea atrobrunnea

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 27, 2014 05:36 PM PDT

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Rosette Lichens Genus Physcia

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 29, 2014 08:44 AM PDT

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Sunburst Lichens Genus Xanthoria

Observer

bouveriebio

Date

January 12, 2011

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What

Western Pixie-cup Cladonia asahinae

Observer

bouveriebio

Date

October 19, 2012

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What

Old Man's Beard Dolichousnea longissima

Observer

bouveriebio

Date

October 22, 2012
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Description from Wikipedia

Ascomycota is a Division/Phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, form the subkingdom Dikarya. Its members are commonly known as the sac fungi. They are the largest phylum of Fungi, with over 64,000 species. The defining feature of this fungal group is the "ascus" (from Greek: ἀσκός (askos), meaning "sac" or "wineskin"), a microscopic sexual structure in which nonmotile spores, called ascospores, are formed. However, some species of the Ascomycota are asexual, meaning...

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