Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Teloschistales Family: Caliciaceae
Species: Cyphelium sessile (Pers.) Trevis.
Synonyms: Calicium sessile
Calicium sessile var. marginatum
Common Name:

A Lichen Parasite
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Cyphelium sessile

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus (2)
Quercus rubra (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (3)