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  • Korean
    • 자낭균문
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 子囊菌門
  • Scientific Names
    • Ascomycota
    • Ascomycetes
    • Ascomycotina
  • Spanish
    • Hongos de saco, levaduras y parientes
  • English
    • Sac Fungi

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Recent observations

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Lace Lichen Ramalina menziesii

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anne30

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August 24, 2016 10:05 AM PDT

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Pelt Lichens Genus Peltigera

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catchang

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August 24, 2016 12:34 PM PDT

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stephen_sikes

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August 21, 2016 12:49 AM HST

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Firedots Genus Caloplaca

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stephen_sikes

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August 20, 2016 09:30 PM HST

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Bitter Wart Lichen Pertusaria amara

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robberfly

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August 20, 2016 01:03 PM PDT

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heidi4649

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August 24, 2016 05:41 PM AKDT

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Shield Lichens Genus Parmelia

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vicfazio3

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August 22, 2016 10:27 PM ADT

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Lace Lichen Ramalina menziesii

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stephen_sikes

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August 20, 2016 11:34 PM HST

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austinbohannon

Date

August 1, 2016

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Black Tar Spot Rhytisma acerinum

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nfurlan

Date

August 24, 2016 01:37 PM CDT

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Sooty Mold Fungi Order Capnodiales

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bradleysaul

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August 24, 2016 06:09 PM EDT

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Pixie cup lichens Genus Cladonia

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kalibardo

Date

August 21, 2016

Description

I seem to remember the common name of this lichen had something to do with the (soldier's) red helmet-like fruiting bodies of the ascomycete symbiont.

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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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