Rhizocarpaceae

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Rhizocarpaceae
Rhizocarpon geographicum01.jpg
Rhizocarpon geographicum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Rhizocarpaceae
M. Choisy ex Hafellner
Type genus
Rhizocarpon
Ramond ex DC.
Genera

Catolechia
Epilichen
Poeltinula
Rhizocarpon

The Rhizocarpaceae are a family of fungi in the Ascomycota, class Lecanoromycetes. Its relationship to other taxa in the Lecanoromycetes is not well understood, so it is considered to be incertae sedis with respect to ordinal placement.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58.