Caliciaceae

Caliciaceae

[kə‚lē·sē′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of lichens in the order Caliciales in which the disk of the apothecium is borne on a short stalk.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Phylogeny, taxonomy and diversification events in the Caliciaceae. Fungal Diversity 82: 221-238.
The Portuguese crustose specimens of the Physciaceae, Caliciaceae excluded, (lichenized ascomycetes) in the PO herbarium.
In a recent molecular analysis of a selection of Calicium species along with other species in the Caliciaceae, C.