Epilithic lichen biota of the Polonyna Bukovs’ka Mts. (Uzhansky national nature park)

M. Pirogov, I. Kvakovs’ka, T. Myzyuk

Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
4, Hrushevskyi St., Lviv 79005, Ukraine
Uzhansky National Nature Park
7, Nezalezhnosti St., Velykyi Bereznyi, Transcarpathian 89000, Ukraine
nikola.pirogov@gmail.com

Epilithic lichen biota of the Ukrainian part of Polonyna Bukovs’ka Mts. and neighborhood of Verkhovyna Bystra village includes 43 lichen and six lichenicolous fungi species according to the results of inventory study. Among determined species there are two new species for Ukrainian lichen biota: Fuscidea austera (Nyl.) P. James. and Lecanactis dilleniana (Ach.) Körb. Three genera of lichen-forming fungi (Lecanactis, Miriquidica, Protoparmelia) and three genera of lichenicolous fungi (Acremonium, Cercidospora and Muellerella) are new for Uzhansky National Nature Park. Among the determined 26 lichen-forming fungi species are new for lichen biota of National Nature Park and eight lichen species are new for biota of International Biosphere Reservation «Eastern Carpathians». Considering the lichenicolous fungi, four species are new for both: the Park and International Biosphere Reservation.


Keywords: lichens, lichenicolous fungi, new genus, new species, International Biosphere Reservation «Eastern Carpathians»


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