Acta Botanica Brasilica
versão impressa ISSN 0102-3306
MENEZES, Aline Anjos de et al. New records of crustose and microfoliose corticicolous lichens in Caatinga vegetation of the semi-arid region in Alagoas. Acta Bot. Bras. [online]. 2011, vol.25, n.4, pp. 885-889. ISSN 0102-3306. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-33062011000400015.
A total of 25 species are here reported for the first time for Alagoas State, with one new record for the Northeastern Region of Brazil and four new records for Brazil. A list of all known species for the semi-arid region in Alagoas is presented. Sampling took place near the municipality of São José da Tapera, in the semi-arid region of Alagoas, where a very rich Caatinga vegetation of trees and shrubs occurs.
Palavras-chave : lichens; lichenized Ascomycota; Caatinga; diversity; new records.