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Molecular phylogeny of xanthorioid lichens (Teloschistaceae, Ascomycota), with notes on their morphology.

Author:
  • Nataliya M. Fedorenko
  • Soili Stenroos
  • Arne Thell
  • Ingvar Kärnefelt
  • John A. Elix
  • Jae-Seoun Hur
  • Sergij Y. Kondratuyk
Editor:
  • Ingvar Kärnefelt
  • Mark R. D. Seaward
  • Arne Thell
Publishing year: 2012
Language: English
Pages: 45-64
Volume: 108
Document type: Book chapter
Publisher: J. Cramer in der Gebrüder Borntraeger Verlagsbuchhandlung

Abstract english

Five new monophyletic groups of xanthorioid lichens have been identified by phylogenetic analyses using nuclear ITS and 18S and mitochondrial 12 mt and 23 mt sequences. As a consequence, the following new genera are described: Gallowayella, Jesmurraya, Honeggeria, Massjukiella and Martinjahnsia. New combinations for 26 species are proposed: Gallowayella aphrodites, G. borealis, G. concinna, G. coppinsii, G. fulva, G. hasseana, G. hermonii, G. montana, G. galericulata, G. gallowayi, G. oregana, G. poeltii, G. sogdiana, G. tibellii, G. weberi, G. wetmorei, Honeggeria rosmarieae, Jesmurraya novozelandica, Massjukiella alaskana, M. candelaria, M. kaernefeltii, M. nowakii, M. polycarpa, M. ucrainica, M. ucrainica ssp. marginata and Martinjahnsia resendei.

Keywords

  • Botany
  • Teloschistaceae
  • Gallowayella
  • Jesmurraya
  • Honeggeria
  • Massjukiella
  • Martinjahnsia
  • lichen phylogeny.

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Published
  • ISSN: 1436-1698
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