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A checklist of Tasmanian lichens


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Kantvilas, G 1989 , 'A checklist of Tasmanian lichens' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, vol. 123 , pp. 67-85 .

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This list records 633 lichen species plus 22 infraspecific taxa in 173 genera from Tasmania and the Bass Strait islands.
Fourteen species are new records for Tasmania: Arthroraphis citrinella, Cetraria ausrraliensis, Coccotrema porinopsis,
Hyperphyscia adglutinata, Lecanora blanda, Neofuscelia verrucella, Pertusaria superba, Phaeographis australiensis,
Relicina subnigra, Rinodina bischoffii, Siphulas/rum mamillarum, Sphaerophorus imshaugii, Srereocaulon gregarium
and Usnea contexta. A list of deleted names based on unreliable sources, misidentifications or misinterpretations of
early literature is also provided.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Kantvilas, G
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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