Thor T., Tønsberg T., Kashiwadani H. & Moon K.H.
Lecidea roseotincta New to Asia
The Journal of Japanese Botany
During a field trip, to Hokkaido, Japan in 1995 by GT and TT and to Cheju Island, Korea by GT, HK and KHM in 2001, numerous lichens were collected. Based on these collections Lecidea roseotincta is re- ported as new to Asia. The GT collections are housed in TNS (some duplicates in UPS) and the TT collections in BG.
Of the Japanese islands, Hokkaido in the north is second to Honshu in size. It stretches 400 km from north to south, and 440 km from east to west. Cheju Island is a volcanic island, situated …