Chaenotheca cinerea

Chaenotheca cinerea is a species of pin lichen in the family Coniocybaceae. It was first described in 1800 by Christiaan Hendrik Persoon as Calicium cinereum. Leif Tibell transferred it to the genus Chaenotheca in 1987.[2]

Chaenotheca cinerea
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Coniocybomycetes
Order: Coniocybales
Family: Coniocybaceae
Genus: Chaenotheca
C. cinerea
Binomial name
Chaenotheca cinerea
(Pers.) Tibell (1987)
  • Calicium cinereum Pers. (1800)


  1. ^ "Record Details: Chaenotheca cinerea (Pers.) Tibel". Index Fungorum. Retrieved 12 February 2012.
  2. ^ Tibell, Leif (1987). "Australasian Caliciales". Symbolae Botanicae Upsalienses. 27 (1): 71.