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20 April 2018 New lichen species from Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil
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Nine species of lichens from Bahia are described as new: Arthonia saxistellata, Cladonia inflata, Cladonia lichexanthonica, Cladonia minisaxicola, Coniocarpon piccolioides, Pertusaria lichexanthofarinosa, Pertusaria lichexanthoimmersa, Pertusaria lichexanthoverrucosa and Physcia sorediiconvexa. Many of the new species contain lichexanthone in the cortex and the substance is reported for the first time from Cladonia.

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André Aptroot and Marcela Eugenia da Silva Cáceres "New lichen species from Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil," The Bryologist 121(1), 67-79, (20 April 2018). https://doi.org/10.1639/0007-2745-121.1.067
Received: 20 November 2017; Accepted: 17 February 2018; Published: 20 April 2018
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