Saxicolous species of the lichenized fungal genus Porina (Ascomycota; Porinaceae) new records and a key to species in Thailand

Khwanyuruan Naksuwankul, H. Thorsten Lumbsch

Published on: 02 June 2023

Page: 261 - 264

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2023.68.261


Species of the genus Porina can growth on various substrates, including siliceous rocks. This study focus on saxicolous species, including two new records for Thailand; P. leptalea and P. nucula. Ten species of Porina were found in Thailand and a key to the identification of the species is provided.

Keyword: Asia, Porina bellendenica, Porina guentheri, Porina leptalea, Porina mastoidea, Porina nucula, Saxicolous

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