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The lichen genus Pertusaria in Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Archer, Alan W; Elix, John


The first account of the lichen genus Pertusaria (Pertusariaceae) on the island of Rarotonga (Cook Islands) is given. A total of 8 taxa are recorded, of which 5 are new to science viz: Pertusaria atroguttata, P. homilocarpa, P. megacarpa, P. rarotongensis and P. rarotongensis var. stictica. A key to the species is provided.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Telopea
DOI: 10.7751/telopea8144


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