Micarea meridionalis van den Boom, Brand, Coppins & Sérus.

Lichenologist (in press) MB 811050, 2016.
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Distribution: C- Laz (van den Boom & al. 2016). S - Cal (van den Boom & al. 2016).
Note: a recently described corticolous species belonging to the M. prasina-complex, with a southern distribution in Europe; it is known from several stations in Portugal, where it grows in ruderal and even dusty situations such as along waysides and in urban parks; the Italian samples are from Pinus along the coast in Calabria, from the Botanical Garden of Rome, and from an open woodland at the periphery of Rome on Quercus suber. Ecological values are tentative. For further details see van den Boom & al. (2016).
Growth form: Crustose
Substrata: bark
Photobiont: green algae other than Trentepohlia
Reproductive strategy: mainly sexual

Commonnes-rarity: (info)

Alpine belt: absent
Subalpine belt: absent
Oromediterranean belt: absent
Montane belt: absent
Submediterranean belt: absent
Padanian area: absent
Humid submediterranean belt: absent
Humid mediterranean belt: very rare
Dry mediterranean belt: absent


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Poleotolerance:

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P.L.Nimis; Owner: Department of Life Sciences, University of Trieste
Herbarium: TSB (38279)
2008.02.23
as M. prasina


Domenico Puntillo; Owner: Domenico Puntillo
Italy
as M. prasina