Absconditella

Absconditella is a genus of lichenised fungi in the family Stictidaceae.[1] The genus was circumscribed in 1965 by Czech lichenologist Antonín Vězda, with Absconditella sphagnorum assigned as the type species. Absconditella is characterised by gyalectoid apothecia with a hymenium that is not amyloid, without a dark pigment and thalli containing green algae as photobionts.[2] The genus name means "hidden", a reference to the scant structure of the thallus and its small apothecia.[3]

Absconditella
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Absconditella sphagnorum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Ostropales
Family: Stictidaceae
Genus: Absconditella
Vèzda (1965)
Type species
Absconditella sphagnorum
Vězda & Poelt (1965)

SpeciesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ a b Vězda, A. (1965). "Flechtensystematische Studien II. Absconditella, eine neue Flechtengattung". Preslia (Praha) (in German). 37: 237–245.
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  5. ^ Søchting, U.; Øvstedal, D.O.; Sancho, L.G. (2004). "The lichens of Hurd Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Shetlands, Antarctica". Bibliotheca Lichenologica. 88: 607–658.
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  7. ^ Döbbeler, P.; Poelt, J. (1977). "Absconditella celata spec. nov., eine Flechtenart aus Lappland". Herzogia (in German). 4: 363–366.
  8. ^ a b Vězda, A.; Pisut, I. (1984). "Zwei neue Arten der Flechtengattung Absconditella (lichenisierte Stictidaceae, Ostropales) in der Tschechoslowakei". Nova Hedwigia. 40 (1–4): 341–346.
  9. ^ a b Kalb, K.; Aptroot, A. (2018). "New lichen species from Brazil and Venezuela". The Bryologist. 121 (1): 56–66. doi:10.1639/0007-2745-121.1.056.
  10. ^ van den Boom, Pieter; Brand, A. Maarten; Suija, Ave (2015). "A new species of Absconditella from western and central Europe with a key to the European members". Phytotaxa. 238 (3): 271–277. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.238.3.6.
  11. ^ Cáceres, M.E.S.; Aptroot, A. (2016). "First inventory of lichens from the Brazilian Amazon in Amapá State". The Bryologist. 119 (3): 250–265. doi:10.1639/0007-2745-119.3.250.