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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow Fairy Cups (Bisporella citrina) Bisporella citrina

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 15, 2014 03:33 PM NZDT

Description

In the forest between the treeline and the trailhead.

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Lace Lichen Ramalina menziesii

Observer

dpom

Date

September 14, 2014 02:41 PM PDT

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guisauco

Date

September 15, 2014 06:51 PM SAST

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What

Fishscale Lichens Genus Psora

Observer

kueda

Date

September 14, 2014 05:37 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Shields (Genus Xanthoparmelia) Genus Xanthoparmelia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Firedot Lichens Genus Caloplaca

Observer

metsa

Date

September 13, 2014 05:14 PM PDT

Description

On rock under cliff

This was the only rock I spotted with obvious lichen in this area.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

aweir

Date

September 13, 2014 03:42 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

Observer

aweir

Date

September 13, 2014 03:42 PM EDT

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Observer

aweir

Date

September 13, 2014 01:10 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Pelt Lichens Genus Peltigera

Observer

aweir

Date

September 13, 2014 12:58 PM EDT

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Observer

duarte

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In the Vagos Dunes Forestry Perimeter.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

duarte

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

Syn. Parmotrema chinense. In the Vagos Dunes Forestry Perimeter, a maritime pine forest in central Portugal.

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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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