Sulcaria is a genus of three species of fruticose lichens in the family Parmeliaceae.[1] Sulcaria was circumscribed by lichenologist Jan Bystrek in 1971.[2]

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Sulcaria isidiifera
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Lecanorales
Family: Parmeliaceae
Genus: Sulcaria
Bystrek (1971)
Type species
Sulcaria sulcata
(Lév.) Bystrek (1971)

S. badia
S. isidiifera
S. spiralifera


  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58.
  2. ^ Bystrek, J. (1971). "Taxonomic studies on the genus Alectoria". Annales Universitatis Mariae Curie-Sklodowska. 26: 265–279.