HMS Challenger
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Lichen

NHB.1927.8.1668

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Roccella patellata

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Form:

Paper packet

Type status:

Type

Citations:

Stirton, J. (1875). Enumeration of the lichens collected by H N Moseley MA,Naturalist to HMS 'Challenger' in the islands of the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of the Linnaean Society. Botany, 14, 366

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Fungi

Phylum:

Ascomycota

Class:

Arthoniomycetes

Order:

Arthoniales

Family:

Roccellaceae

Genus:

Roccella

Species:

Roccella patellata Stirton, 1875

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

27 July 1873 - 26 April 1876

Area:

St Vincent, Cape Verde

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

Notes:

STATUS: Type; Roccella patellata (Stirton) / Lichen, paper packet, Africa, Cape Verde, St Vincent, 1 specimens
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