Lecania sessilisoraliata, a new sorediate lichen species from limestone in Turkey

Aptroot A., YAZICI K.

PHYTOTAXA, vol.328, no.3, pp.298-300, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Letter
  • Volume: 328 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.11646/phytotaxa.328.3.9
  • Journal Name: PHYTOTAXA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.298-300
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


The new species Lecania sessilisoraliata is described from limestone in Burdur in Turkey. This species, close to L. baeomma with has indigo-speckled soralia and is coastal, has very clear discrete soralia with granular soredia.