New Cercidospora records for Turkey

Candan M., HALICI M. G.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.35, no.5, pp.625-629, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-1010-13
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.625-629


Three lichenicolous species of Cercidospora are reported for the first time from Turkey: Cercidospora crozalsiana on Squamarina lentigera, C. verrucosaria on Megaspora verrucosa, and C. werneri on Aspicilia desertorum. Comments on their morphological and anatomical characters, habitats, and substrata and a short diagnosis are provided for each new record for Turkey. Microphotographs are also provided for each taxon.