Category Archives : Microbial Ecology

Basic Research News

Research on Lichen Meta-Community published in PNAS.

 A single macrolichen constitutes hundreds of unrecognized species Robert Lücking, Manuela Dal-Forno, Masoumeh Sikaroodi, Patrick M. Gillevet, Frank Bungartz, Bibiana Moncada, Alba Yánez-Ayabaca, José Luis Chaves, Luis Fernando Coca, and James D. Lawrey The number of Fungi is estimated at between 1.5 and 3 million. Lichenized species are thought to make up a comparatively small […]