Lichenostigma anatolicum sp nov (Ascomycota, Lichenotheliaceae) on a brown Acarospora from central Turkey

Halici M. G., Kocakaya M., Aksoy A.

MYCOTAXON, vol.108, pp.67-72, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 108
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.5248/108.67
  • Journal Name: MYCOTAXON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.67-72
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Lichenostigma anatolicum is described as new from the squamules of a brown, pruinose Acarospora sp. on gypsaceous rocks in central Turkey. It is compared here with three other species of Lichenostigma also known to occur oil Acarospora spp. and L. radicans described on vagrant Aspicilia species.