Cladonia leporina

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Cladonia leporina is a species of lichen in the family Cladoniaceae. It was described as a new species in 1831 by Swedish mycologist Elias Magnus Fries.[1] In North America, it is colloquially known as the "jester lichen".[2] A sighting of a population of the lichen in New York (state) is the northernmost known occurrence of this species.[3]

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  1. ^ Fries, E.M. (1831). "Lichenographia Europaea Reformata" (in Latin): 243. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. ^ Brodo, Irwin M.; Sharnoff, Sylvia Duran; Sharnoff, Stephen (2001). Lichens of North America. Yale University Press. p. 258. ISBN 978-0-300-08249-4.
  3. ^ Hoffman, Jordan R. (2019). "Cladonia leporina (Cladoniaceae), a new macrolichen for New York State and northern range extension found in Brooklyn, New York City". The Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society. 146 (2): 138–141. doi:10.3159/TORREY-D-18-00028.1.
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Cladonia leporina: Brief Summary

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Cladonia leporina is a species of lichen in the family Cladoniaceae. It was described as a new species in 1831 by Swedish mycologist Elias Magnus Fries. In North America, it is colloquially known as the "jester lichen". A sighting of a population of the lichen in New York (state) is the northernmost known occurrence of this species.

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