The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Cora timucua Lücking et al., 2021

Timucua heart lichen

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Missing

 

Distribution

Florida, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Robert Lücking, Laurel Kaminsky, Gary B. Perlmutter, James D. Lawrey, and Manuela Dal Forno. (2021). Cora timucua (Hygrophoraceae), a new and potentially extinct, previously misidentified basidiolichen of Florida inland scrub documented from historical collections. The Bryologist 123(4): 657-673. https://doi.org/10.1639/0007-2745-123.4.657 [Abstract]

 

Other references:

https://www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/science/rare-lichen-unique-to-florida-may-be-extinct/

 

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