Coccotremataceae

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Coccotremataceae
2009-01-15 Lepolichen coccophorus (Mont.) Trevis 41857.jpg
Lepolichen coccophorus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Subdivision: Pezizomycotina
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Subclass: Ostropomycetidae
Order: Pertusariales
Family: Coccotremataceae
Henssen ex J.C. David & D. Hawksw. (1991)
Genera

Coccotrema
Parasiphula

The Coccotremataceae are a family of lichenized fungi in the order Pertusariales. Species in this widely distributed family grow on bark or rocks, especially in maritime regions.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cannon PF, Kirk PM (2007). Fungal Families of the World. Wallingford: CABI. pp. 78–79. ISBN 0-85199-827-5.