Melanelia is a genus of lichenized fungi in the family Parmeliaceae.[1] The genus was circumscribed by Ted Esslinger in 1978.[2]

Melanelia
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Melanelia stygia
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Lecanorales
Family: Parmeliaceae
Genus: Melanelia
Essl. (1978)
Type species
Melanelia stygia
(L.) Essl. (1978)
Species

M. commixta
M. hepatizon
M. microglabra
M. pseudoglabra
M. stygia

SpeciesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wijayawardene, Nalin; Hyde, Kevin; LKT, Al-Ani; S, Dolatabadi; Stadler, Marc; Haelewaters, Danny; Tsurykau, Andrei; Mesic, Armin; Navathe, Sudhir; Papp, Viktor; Oliveira Fiuza, Patrícia; Vázquez, Víctor; Gautam, Ajay; Becerra, Alejandra G.; Ekanayaka, Anusha; K. C., Rajeshkumar; Bezerra, Jadson; Matočec, Neven; Maharachchikumbura, Sajeewa; Suetrong, Satinee (2020). "Outline of Fungi and fungus-like taxa". Mycosphere. 11: 1060–1456. doi:10.5943/mycosphere/11/1/8.
  2. ^ Esslinger TL. (1978). "A new status for brown Parmeliae". Mycotaxon. 7 (1): 45–54.
  3. ^ Divakar, P.K.; Upreti, D.K.; Sinha, G.P.; Elix, J.A. (2003). "New species and records in the lichen family Parmeliaceae (Ascomycota) from India". Mycotaxon. 88: 149–154.