Tibellia

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Tibellia
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Tibellia

Vězda & Hafellner (1992)
Type species
Tibellia dimerelloides
Vězda & Hafellner (1992)

Tibellia is a genus of lichenized fungi in the family Ramalinaceae. [1] This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Tibellia dimerelloides. The genus is named after Swedish lichenologist Leif Tibell. [2]

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References

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