Newly recorded corticolous lichens for Vietnam

Thi Thanh Van Le, Thanh Luc Nguyen, Nguyen Khanh Trinh Tram, Thien Tam Luong, Thi Phi Giao Vo

Published on: 08 March 2024

Page: 104 - 108

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2024.69.104


This study contributes to the diversity of Vietnamese lichens with four new records for the country, including Nigrovothelium bullatum and Pyrenula confinis in urban areas and Leptogium phyllocarpum and Gabura fascicularis in central highlands. Amongst these, G. fascicularis is the first record of Arctomiaceae in Vietnam. The morphology, distribution, ecology and illustrations of all four species are provided.

Keyword: Arctomiaceae, Collemataceae, Gabura, Ho Chi Minh City, new records, Pyrenulaceae, Trypetheliaceae, urban lichen

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