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Like the term leprose implies lichens that belong to this heterogeneous group are completely dissolved into minute granules. Leproid lichens are species that appear as if they are dissolved, though their granules are actually derived from a crust that is occasionally still visible.
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Brigantiaea leucoxantha (sorediate form) (Spreng.) R. Sant. & Hafellner

Brigantiaea leucoxantha (sorediate form) (Spreng.) R. Sant. & Hafellner

Brigantiaea leucoxantha (sorediate form) (Spreng.) R. Sant. & Hafellner

Brigantiaea leucoxantha (sorediate form) (Spreng.) R. Sant. & Hafellner

Chaenotheca chloroxantha Tibell

Chaenotheca chloroxantha Tibell

Chaenotheca chloroxantha Tibell

Chaenotheca chloroxantha Tibell

Chrysothrix galapagoana K. Knudsen & Bungartz

Chrysothrix galapagoana K. Knudsen & Bungartz

Chrysothrix galapagoana K. Knudsen & Bungartz

Chrysothrix galapagoana K. Knudsen & Bungartz

Chrysothrix xanthina (Vain.) Kalb

Chrysothrix xanthina (Vain.) Kalb

Chrysothrix xanthina (Vain.) Kalb

Chrysothrix xanthina (Vain.) Kalb

Herpothallon granulare (Sipman) Aptroot & Lücking

Herpothallon granulare (Sipman) Aptroot & Lücking

Lecanora perconfusa Printzen

Lecanora perconfusa Printzen

Lepraria achariana Flakus & Kukwa

Lepraria achariana Flakus & Kukwa

Lepraria aff. incana (L.) Ach.

Lepraria aff. incana (L.) Ach.

Lepraria finki (B. de Lesd.) R.C. Harris

Lepraria finki  (B. de Lesd.) R.C. Harris

Lepraria finki (B. de Lesd.) R.C. Harris

Lepraria finki  (B. de Lesd.) R.C. Harris

Lepraria lendemeri Bungartz, Elix, Hillmann & Kalb

Lepraria lendemeri Bungartz, Elix, Hillmann & Kalb

Lepraria lendemeri Bungartz, Elix, Hillmann & Kalb

Lepraria lendemeri Bungartz, Elix, Hillmann & Kalb

Lepraria tenella (Tuck.) Lendemer & Hodkinson

Lepraria tenella (Tuck.) Lendemer & Hodkinson

Lepraria tenella (Tuck.) Lendemer & Hodkinson

Lepraria tenella (Tuck.) Lendemer & Hodkinson

Lepraria vouauxii (Hue) R.C. Harris

Lepraria vouauxii (Hue) R.C. Harris

Lepria vouauxii (Hue) R.C. Harris

Lepria vouauxii (Hue) R.C. Harris