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For the shopping centre in Espoo, Finland, see Ainoa (shopping centre).
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Agyriales
Family: Baeomycetaceae
Genus: Ainoa
Lumbsch & I.Schmitt (2001)
Type species
Ainoa geochroa
(Körb.) Lumbsch & I.Schmitt (2001)

A. geochroa
A. mooreana

Ainoa is a genus of lichens in the family Baeomycetaceae. The genus contains two species: A. mooreana, and the type, A. geochroa. Both species and genus were described in 2001.[1]


  1. ^ Lumbsch HT, Schmitt I, Döring H, Wedin M. (2001). "ITS sequence data suggest variability of ascus types and support ontogenetic characters as phylogenetic discriminators in the Agyriales (Ascomycota)". Mycological Progress 105 (3): 265–74. doi:10.1017/S0953756201003483. 

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