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Sphaerophoropsidaceae  Elenkin, 1929
Taxonomic Serial No.: 189839

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Fungi  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Accepted Name(s): Cladoniaceae Zenker, 1827
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: not accepted - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - minimum standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2002   

  Expert: Paula DePriest  
  Notes: Associate Curator, Department of Systematic Biology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC   
  Reference for: Sphaerophoropsidaceae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sphaerophoropsidaceae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eriksson, O. E., and D. L. Hawksworth  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Outline of the ascomycetes - 1998   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systema Ascomycetum, vol. 16   
  Page(s): 83-296   
  Publisher: CAB International   
  Publication Place: Wallingford, UK   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0280-8331   
  Reference for: Sphaerophoropsidaceae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eriksson, O. E., H. -O. Baral, R. S. Currah, K. Hansen, C. P. Kurtzman, G. Rambold et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Outline of Ascomycota, 2001   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Myconet, vol. 7   
  Page(s): 1-88   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1403-1418   
  Notes: Electronic version available from Myconet web site at   
  Reference for: Sphaerophoropsidaceae   

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  Comment: Myconet, 2001 (Outline of Ascomycota, vol. 7) places the type genus, Sphaerophoropsis Vain., in the family Cladoniaceae Zenker. Therefore ITIS is placing Sphaerophoropsidaceae Elenkin in synonymy under Cladoniaceae Zenker  



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