Placynthium

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Placynthium
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Placynthium nigrum
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Placynthium

(Ach.) Gray
Type species
Placynthium nigrum
(Huds.) Gray

Placynthium is a lichenized genus of fungi within the Placynthiaceae family.[1] Members of this genus are commonly called blackthread lichens.[2][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.
  2. ^ USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Name Search
  3. ^ Blackthread Lichen (Placynthium), Encyclopedia of Life

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