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Pyrrhospora russula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Lecanorales
Family: Lecanoraceae
Genus: Pyrrhospora
Type species
Pyrrhospora quernea
(Dicks.) Körb.

Pyrrhospora is a genus of fungi in the Lecanoraceae family.[1] The genus has a widespread distribution and contains 28 species.[2]


  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. 
  2. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi. (10th ed.). Wallingford: CABI. p. 586. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 

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