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Caliciales


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(subdivision Ascomycotina)

A heterogeneous order of fungi (mostly lichen-forming) in which the thallus is crustose, squamulose, foliose, or fruticose. There are 3 families. They are found chiefly on wood or bark, occasionally on rocks; there are a few parasitic species.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry.


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