Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
USNEA (La)
A Lichen known as Oak Moss()
Family: USNEACEAE
usnea, = term for a lichen, derived from the Arabic word ushnah, = moss.
(Int)
Usnea leprosa (G, La)

Location: (F)
lepros, = scaly, righ; leprous, mangy. -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. lepra, leprosus, = leprous. (having a scurfy appearamce, ‘spotted like a leper’)
(LS, BL, ld)
Usnea pulvinata (La)

Location: (F)
pulvinus, = a cushion, bolster, squab, pillow; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. pulvinatus, = cushion-shaped, having a swelling or elevation, swelling, elevated. (cushion-shaped, strongly convex)
(ld, BL)