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Haematomma ochroleucum Golvinog.jpg
Haematomma ochroleucum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Lecanorales
Family: Haematommataceae
Hafellner (1984)
Genus: Haematomma
Type genus
A. Massal.
Type species
Haematomma vulgare
A. Massal.

Haematomma is a genus of lichens. Commonly called bloodstain lichens,[1][2] the species assigned to this genus are widely distributed in tropical and temperate areas.[3] Haematomma is the sole genus in the monotypic family Haematommataceae.


  1. ^ USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Name Search
  2. ^ Bloodstain Lichen (Haematomma), Encyclopedia of Life
  3. ^ Cannon PF, Kirk PM (2007). Fungal Families of the World. Wallingford: CABI. p. 150. ISBN 0-85199-827-5. 

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