Aspicilia, Lobothallia, and Rhizocarpon species new for Turkey and Asia

YAZICI K., Aslan A.

MYCOTAXON, vol.131, no.1, pp.227-233, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 131 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5248/131.227
  • Journal Name: MYCOTAXON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.227-233
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Three lichen species, Aspicilia glomerulans, Lobothallia chadefaudiana, and Rhizocarpon furfurosum, were identified as new to Turkey and Asia during a lichenological survey in the Burdur and Mus regions (Turkey). Descriptions accompany notes on known distribution, substrates, and chemistry and comparisons with morphologically similar taxa.