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Further new species of Menegazzia (Parmeliaceae, Lecanorales)


Kantvilas, G, Further new species of Menegazzia (Parmeliaceae, Lecanorales), The Lichenologist: An International Journal, 44, (6) pp. 795-800. ISSN 0024-2829 (2012) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2012 British Lichen Society

DOI: doi:10.1017/S0024282912000357


Three new species of Menegazzia are described and illustrated, and their relationships and affinities to other species in the genus discussed. Menegazzia bjerkeana Kantvilas is an isidiate species from the coastal ranges of New South Wales; M. brattii Kantvilas is an eight-spored species related to the widespread M. pertransita (Mull. Arg.) R. Sant., and is endemic to Kerguelen Island; and M. gallowayi Kantvilas is an eight-spored species from South Island, New Zealand. Menegazzia sanguinascens (Rasanen) R. Sant. is recorded from Kerguelen for the first time.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:biodiversity, lichen chemistry, lichens, southern hemisphere, taxonomy
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Evolutionary biology
Research Field:Plant and fungus systematics and taxonomy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
UTAS Author:Kantvilas, G (Dr Gintaras Kantvilas)
ID Code:116470
Year Published:2012
Web of Science® Times Cited:1
Deposited By:Plant Science
Deposited On:2017-05-10
Last Modified:2017-08-21

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