The epiphytic lichens on Anatolian black pine Pinus nigra Arnd subsp pallasiana Lamb Holmboe in Mt Uludag Bursa Turkey

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Güvenç Ş., Oran S., Öztürk Ş.

Journal of Applied Biological Sciences, vol.3, no.2, pp.157-161, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: Journal of Applied Biological Sciences
  • Journal Indexes: TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.157-161
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Twenty epiphytic lichen species was found on Pinus nigra along the altitudinal gradient in the northwestern parts of Mt. Uludag (Bursa-Turkey). The most common species were Hypogymnia farinacea and Pseudevernia furfuracea. The community structure of epiphytic lichens at 1300m was found different when compare with 1200 and 1400m depend on altitude factor.