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Checklist of the Lichens of Australia and its Island Territories
Introduction | A–D | E–O | P–R | S–Z | Oceanic Islands | References
Pyrgillus indicus (Kremp.) Aptroot

Biblioth. Lichenol. 44: 84 (1991)

Tylophoron indicum Kremp., Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital. 7: 11 (1875); Pyrgillocarpon indicum (Kremp.) Nádv. ex Tibell, Beih. Nova Hedwigia 79: 676 (1984).

T: Sarawak, [Malaysia], O.Beccari 16: holo: M n.v.

  Thallus grey. Ascomata 0.3–0.4 mm diam., 0.4–0.6 mm tall. Ascomatal wall to 200 μm thick; ostiole golden yellow, 100–200 μm diam. Ascospores bicolorous (with a dark median area), ellipsoidal, with subacute ends, 11–14 × 5–8 μm; septum a distoseptum, c. 2 μm thick.
CHEMISTRY: No substances detected.
  Apparently rare on bark in eastern Qld and Tas. Also in French Guiana, India and Borneo.  
  Aptroot (2009c)  

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