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Fam.: Teloschistales / Crustose Lichens      

Genus:  Xanthoria  (FR.) TH.FR.

   HOFFM.:  Georg Franz Hoffmann (1761 - 1826), German botanist
   TH.FR.:  Theodor Magnus Fries (1832 - 1913), Swedish lichenologist
   RIEBER:  Xaver Rieber (1860 - 1906), German teacher and botanist
   FR.:  Elias Magnus Fries (1794 - 1878), Swedish mycologist and botanist

   Xanthoria:   xanthos = yellow
   polycarpa:   many-fruited

Xanthoria polycarpa ? / Yellow Lichen, D Feuchtwangen 9.10.2009
Fig. 1:  Xanthoria polycarpa ? / Yellow Lichen
D Feuchtwangen 9.10.2009
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