First supplement to the lichen checklist of South Africa


  • Teuvo Ahti Botanical Museum, Finnish Museum of Natural History, University of Helsinki, Finland
  • Helmut Mayrhofer Institute for Plant Sciences, Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Austria
  • Matthias Schultz Hamburg Herbarium Biocentre Klein-Flottbek, Hamburg University, Germany
  • Anders Tehler Swedish Museum of Natural History, Sweden
  • Alan Fryday Plant Biology Laboratories, Michigan State University, USA


South Africa, lichenized-fungi, Checklist


Details are given of errors and additions to the recently published checklist of lichens reported from South Africa (Fryday 2015). The overall number of taxa reported from South Africa is increased by one, to 1751.


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How to Cite

Ahti, T., Mayrhofer, H., Schultz, M., Tehler, A., & Fryday, A. (2016). First supplement to the lichen checklist of South Africa. Bothalia, African Biodiversity & Conservation, 46(1). Retrieved from



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