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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

julio

Date

July 14, 2014

Description

En Sierra del Águila, Ahualulco de Mercado, Jalisco.

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What

Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen Letharia columbiana

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 21, 2014

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subhajit_roy

Date

July 21, 2014 11:52 AM IST

Place

Durgapur (Google, OSM)

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What

Green Starburst Lichen Parmeliopsis ambigua

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 21, 2014 11:11 AM PDT

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What

Skin Lichens Genus Leptogium

Observer

michaeljzachary

Date

July 21, 2014 11:22 AM EDT

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What

Lace lichen Ramalina menziesii

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nerrscience

Date

June 28, 2014 09:15 AM PDT

Description

Closed cells, no elastic-like core

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What

Emery Rocktripe Lichen Umbilicaria phaea

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robberfly

Date

July 20, 2014 07:49 PM PDT

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Brown-eyed Sunshine Lichen Vulpicida canadensis

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robberfly

Date

July 20, 2014 07:35 PM PDT

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Brown Tile Lichen Lecidea atrobrunnea

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robberfly

Date

July 20, 2014 07:16 PM PDT

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Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen Letharia columbiana

Observer

robberfly

Date

July 20, 2014 07:48 PM PDT

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Sunburst Lichens Genus Xanthoria

Observer

metsa

Date

July 20, 2014 05:47 PM PDT

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Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

metsa

Date

July 20, 2014 05:46 PM PDT
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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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