Arthoniales

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Arthoniales
Cryptothecia.jpg
Cryptothecia rubrocincta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Arthoniomycetes
Order: Arthoniales
Henssen ex D. Hawksw. & O.E. Erikss. (1986)
Families

Arthoniaceae
Chrysotrichaceae
Melaspileaceae
Roccellaceae

The Arthoniales is an order of the class Arthoniomycetes within the phylum Ascomycota. The position of the family Melaspileaceae in this order is uncertain.[1] Most Arthoniales species are lichenized.

Genera incertae sedis[edit]

The following genera within the Arthoniales have not been placed with any certainty into a family.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet (The Field Museum, Department of Botany, Chicago, USA) 13: 1–58. 

References[edit]

  • C.J. Alexopolous, Charles W. Mims, M. Blackwell, Introductory Mycology, 4th ed. (John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken NJ, 2004) ISBN 0-471-52229-5