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The crustose species of Normandina (Verrucariaceae)

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  13 December 2022

Alan Orange*
Affiliation:
52 Insole Grove East, Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2HP, UK
*
Author for correspondence: Alan Orange. E-mail: alanbiosurveys@outlook.com

Abstract

Normandina acroglypta, as recently circumbscribed, is shown to comprise two species: N. acroglypta s. str. with subsquamulose marginal areoles, two unidentified terpenoids by thin-layer chromatography, and growing over rock; and N. chlorococca, with convex marginal areoles, zeorin or no substances detected by thin-layer chromatography, and growing over bark. Normandina dictyospora is newly described from the Falkland Islands and is characterized by relatively large, submuriform ascospores, and no substances detected.

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Standard Paper
Copyright
Copyright © The Author(s), 2022. Published by Cambridge University Press on behalf of the British Lichen Society

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