Lecanora wrightiana and Rhizocarpon inimicum, rare lichens new to Turkey and the Middle East

YAZICI K., Aptroot A., Aslan A.

MYCOTAXON, vol.117, pp.145-148, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 117
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5248/117.145
  • Journal Name: MYCOTAXON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.145-148
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


During a recent excursion in Igdir region (Turkey), we sampled lichens from two localities, among which Lecanora wrightiana and Rhizocarpon inimicum were determined as new to Turkey and the Middle East. Geographic distribution, substrate, chemistry, and comparisons with morphologically similar taxa are presented.