MACROLICHEN FLORA OF FINLAND
Finnish lichenologists and other professionals as well as many nature enthusiasts have been waiting for a Finnish lichen flora for decades. Now it is finally taking shape, when a large group of professionals have joined forces. The flora now under prepapation includes all Finnish macrolichen species, supplemented with a few common crusts. Each species will be presented with a description, common synonyms (when relevant), color photograph, distribution map as well as information on habitats, general distribution and taxonomy (when relevant). Keys to genera and species will also be provided.
Cladonia stellaris © Soili Stenroos Sphaerophorus fragilis
© Soili Stenroos
Soili Stenroos, Finnish Museum of Natural History , P.O. Box 17, 00014 University of Helsinki, tel. + 358 (0) 9 1912 443, soili.stenroos(at)helsinki.fi