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New records of lichen - forming fungi from Fiji

Thorsten, H. and Lucking, R. and Divakar, P. and van Konrat, M. and Naikatini, Alivereti N. (2011) New records of lichen - forming fungi from Fiji. Telopea, 13 (3). pp. 375-404. ISSN 0312-9764

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Sixty-six species are recorded for the first time from the Fijian archipelago. Diagnostic features and distribution areas are given for each species reported here. The genera Bactrospora, Badimia, Baeomyces, Calenia, Coccotrema, Dibaeis, Gyalectidium, Gyalideopsis, Lecanora, Lepraria, Leucodecton, Megalospora, Melanotopelia, Pannaria, Peltigera, Pyxine, strigula, Thalloloma, and Thelotrema are reported here from Fiji for the first time. The majority of new records belong to pan- or palaeo-tropical species, in addition to cosmopolitan, Australasian and Indo-Pacific elements.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
Divisions: Faculty of Science, Technology and Environment (FSTE) > Institute of Applied Science
Depositing User: Ms Shalni Sanjana
Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2011 05:19
Last Modified: 09 Oct 2013 00:53

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