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Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region Volume 1

Last updated about 7 years ago

The principal objective of the project is to produce a comprehensive lichen flora for the Sonoran Desert and adjacent regions. The study will include all lichenized fungi (currently over 250 known genera) as well as a limited number of saprophytic fungi (currently 7 known genera) that are frequently treated with lichens (e.g. Mycocalicium, Sarea, etc.). In addition, we also plan to include lichenicolous fungi (currently 30 known genera). Last indexed April 22, 2011