The lichen genus Heterodermia (Physciaceae) in South America - a contribution including five new species
2011 (English)In: Nordic Journal of Botany, ISSN 0107-055X, Vol. 29, no 2, 129-147 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Thirty-three species of the lichen genus Heterodermia in South America, mainly from Ecuador and Peru, are defined. Morphology, anatomy, chemistry, habitat, distribution and interrelation between the species are discussed. A key to the treated species is presented. Five species are described as new; Heterodermia andina, H. arvidssonii, H. badia, H. fertilis and H. parva. One new combination is proposed; H. spinigera. Two species are reported as new to South America, H. spathulifera and H subcitrina, and H. palpebrata is reported as new to USA.
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2011. Vol. 29, no 2, 129-147 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-154286DOI: 10.1111/j.1756-1051.2009.00519.xISI: 000290221600001OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-154286DiVA: diva2:419972