- 陈健斌 [Chen J.-B.]
- 生物多样性 [Chinese Biodiversity]
- 2(4): 228-230
[in Chinese with English abstract:]
A new definition of lichen is proposed in the present paper. That is "a lichen is a symbiotic association of a fungus and an alga or a cyanobacterium resulting in a stable complex-thallus of specific structure, its essence and scientific name are represented by the mycobiont."
Key words: Lichen; dual nature; specialized fungus; definition of lichen.
- Wednesday, 24 August 2016 10:54