family Cladoniaceae


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Noun1.family Cladoniaceae - 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
Cladonia, genus Cladonia - type genus of Cladoniaceae; lichens characterized by a crustose thallus and capitate fruiting bodies borne on simple or branched podetia
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The lichen family Cladoniaceae in Tierra del Fuego: problematic or otherwise noteworthy taxa.