A new species of Polycoccum (Dothideales, Dacampiaceae) from Turkey

HALICI M. G., Knudsen K., Candan M., Turk A.

NOVA HEDWIGIA, vol.89, pp.431-436, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1127/0029-5035/2009/0089-0431
  • Journal Name: NOVA HEDWIGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.431-436
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Polycoccum teresum is described as new from the thallus of a Xanthoria sp. on siliceous rocks in the western part of Turkey. It is the first known species of Polycoccum on members of Teloschistaceae, having smooth ascospores and thin (c. 1.0 mu m) interascal filaments.