Sphaerophoraceae

Sphaerophoraceae

[sfə‚räf·ə′rās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of the Ascolichenes in the order Caliciales which are fruticose with a solid thallus.
References in periodicals archive ?
Molecular phylogeny of the lichen families Cladoniaceae, Sphaerophoraceae, and Stereocaulaceae (Lecanorales, Ascomycotina).