Journal of Applied and Natural Science 5 (1): 148-152 (2013)
A study on Tornabea scutellifera (Lichenized Ascomycete, Lecanorales) in northeastern Iran
Sara Ghanbari Parsa1, Mahroo Haji Moniri1* and Ahmad Asoodeh2
1Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Mashhad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Mashhad, IRAN
2Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, IRAN
*Corresponding author. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abstract : The present study shows the morphology, anatomy and chemistry of Tornabea scutellifera occurring in north eastern Iran. Most thalli are corticolouse, even though its thalus also shows some degree of vegetation on rocky substrates.
Keywords : Lichen, Tornabea scutelifera, Northern Khorasan, Iran.