STUDIES ON THE LICHEN FAMILY CLADONIACEAE IN CHINA V A NEW SPECIES OF CLADONIA
FROM CHINA 1 (ASCOMYCOTA)
GUO shou-yu
Systematic Mycology & Lichenology Laboratory Institute of Microbiology ,
Academia Sinica, Beijing 100080

ABSTRACT: A new species of the lichen genus Cladonia.C.subincrassata S.Y.Guo from China, is described in this paper. Its major secondary products are usnic acid and zeorin. The zeorin.The comparative analysis on morphology, chemistry, distribution between the new species and its closely related one, C.incrassata, are presented.

KEY WORDS: Cladonia ; C.subincrassata; new species ;China