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1 March 2011 A new species of lichen genus Syncesia (Roccellaceae) from India
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The new lichen species Syncesia indica is described from southern India and is characterized by stromatoid ascomata, 3-septate small ascospores, and presence of protocetraric acid and traces of roccellic acid. The new taxon grows on tree trunk in evergreen forest in Shradighat regions of Karnataka. A key of all species included in the genus is provided.

Santosh Joshi, Dalip K. Upreti, and Pradeep K. Divakar "A new species of lichen genus Syncesia (Roccellaceae) from India," The Bryologist 114(1), 215-219, (1 March 2011). https://doi.org/10.1639/0007-2745-114.1.215
Received: 13 February 2010; Accepted: 1 December 2010; Published: 1 March 2011
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