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Noun1.Parmeliaceae - a family of lichens
fungus family - includes lichen families
division Lichenes - comprising the lichens which grow symbiotically with algae; sometimes treated as an independent group more or less coordinate with algae and fungi
genus Parmelia, Parmelia - type genus of the Parmeliaceae; a large genus of chiefly alpine foliaceous lichens
Cetraria, genus Cetraria - foliose lichens chiefly of northern latitudes
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Notes on the genus Usnea (lichenized Ascomycota, Parmeliaceae) IV.
Cetrarioid lichens, one of the most studied groups of lichens in the Parmeliaceae (lichen-forming Ascomycetes) family, are designated by their morphology with "foliose/subfruticose thalli with marginal apothecia and pycnidia", and chemically they contain lichenan, which is a linear [beta]-(1 [right arrow] 3, 1 [right arrow] 4) homoglycan (Nelsen et al.
& Elix, J.A.--2005--Two new species of Xanthoparmelia (Ascomycota: Parmeliaceae) from Spain--Lichenologist 37: 97-100.
La familia Parmeliaceae (Liquenes, Ascomycotina) en la Provincia de Buenos Aires: estudio taxonomico y floristico.
Las familias Physciaceae (21) y Parmeliaceae (14), respectivamente, abarcaron el 71% del total.
Purpose: The present study aimed to investigate the in vitro neuroprotective effects and anticancer potential of methanol extracts of two Parmeliaceae lichens: Cetraria islandica and Vulpicida canadensis.
Use of temperate lichen Hypogymnnia physodes (Parmeliaceae) to evaluate air pollution in the Tropics.
In previous study structures of sexual reproduction have been not observed in a 74% of the studied species to Parmeliaceae family (ESTRABOU, 1999).