Lichens from sandy dune habitats on the Ionian Coast (Basilicata, southern Italy)

Giovanna POTENZA, Simonetta FASCETTI, Sonia RAVERA & Domenico PUNTILLO

en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 31 (1) - Pages 59-65

Published on 26 March 2010

A contribution to the knowledge of the lichen flora from sandy dunes habitat is provided. Eighty-seven lichen species are reported from sand dunes and intradunal depressions on the Ionian Coast (Basilicata, Southern Italy). Sixteen species are new to the Basilicata Region. The aim was mainly to recognize lichen biodiversity in one of outstanding lichenological habitat to conserve.

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