Classification
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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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Observer

paul_norwood

Date

March 1, 2015 03:51 PM AKST

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Square

Date

February 27, 2015 04:11 PM PST

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Date

February 27, 2015 04:02 PM PST

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What

Ciliate Strap-lichen Heterodermia leucomela

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 10:58 AM PST

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What

Armored Sea-Fog Lichen Niebla homalea

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 12:34 PM PST

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Square

What

Red Beard Lichen Usnea rubicunda

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 12:58 PM PST

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What

Tree Jelly Lichens Genus Collema

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 01:03 PM PST

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Square

What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 01:40 PM PST

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Square

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015

Description

Seriously, the most magnificent display of these species I've seen around the Bay since getting into this zany world....

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Square

Observer

johnsteel

Date

March 1, 2015

Description

Common on bark of native trees in regenerating bush in deep shade in cloud forest.

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Square

Observer

johnsteel

Date

March 1, 2015

Description

Common on bark of native trees in cloud forest in deep shade.

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Square

What

Powdery Sea-Fog Lichen Niebla cephalota

Observer

metsa

Date

March 1, 2015 11:41 AM PST

Description

On monterey cypress, the only one I spotted. There was a surprising lack of lichens on these trees and in the area (apart from crustose lichens).

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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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