Records of lichenicolous fungi new for Turkey and Asia

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YAZICI K., Etayo J., Aslan A., Karahan D.

BOTANICA SERBICA, vol.43, no.1, pp.3-8, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.2298/botserb1901003y
  • Journal Name: BOTANICA SERBICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3-8
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Three lichenicolous fungi occcuring on Tephromela atra and Lecidea fuscoatra-Rhymbocarpus fuscoatrae, Sclerococcum tephromelarum and Skyttea tephromelarum, collected from the Tunceli and Bingol provinces of Turkey - are reported as new to Turkey and Asia, following a recent lichenological survey in those provinces. Short descriptions are provided, together with geographic distributions, hosts, and comparisons with similar taxa.