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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Ostropales
Family: Stictidaceae
Genus: Absconditella
Type species
Absconditella sphagnorum
Vězda & Poelt

Absconditella is a genus of lichenised fungi within the family Stictidaceae.[1] The genus name means "hidden", a reference to the scant structure of the thallus and its small apothecia.[2] There are 15 species.[3]

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  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. Archived from the original on 2009-03-18. 
  2. ^ Dobson, Frank S. (2011). Lichens: An Illustrated Guide to the British and Irish Species (6th ed.). Slough, UK: Richmond Publishing. p. 55. ISBN 978-0-85546-315-1. 
  3. ^ "Absconditella". MycoBank. Retrieved 20 May 2017. 

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