Lin Liu's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

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A new species Pertusaria wui is described from bamboo in Yunnan Province, China. Diagnostic characters include a thin, shiny, off-white, continuous and crustose thallus, numerous (mostly conical) verrucae with punctiform ostioles, uniseriate ascospores of 47.5–62.5 × 25–30 μm, 8-spored asci, and major lichen compounds lichexanthone and stictic acid...
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Two new species of Lepra are described from China: L. yunlingensis is characterized by its 2-spored asci and the presence of norstictic and cryptostictic acids; L. taiwanensis is characterized by its 1-spored asci and the presence of barbatic acid.