family Pertusariaceae


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Noun1.family Pertusariaceae - a fungus family of division Lichenes
fungus family - includes lichen families
division Lichenes, Lichenes - comprising the lichens which grow symbiotically with algae; sometimes treated as an independent group more or less coordinate with algae and fungi
genus Pertusaria, Pertusaria - crustose lichens that are a source of the dye archil and of litmus