A new species of <i>Leiorreuma</i> (Ascomycota, Ostropales) from Great Nicobar Island, India
Leiorreuma nicobarense Pushpi Singh, Jagadeesh and Kr. P. Singh, a new species from Great Nicobar Island, India is described and illustrated. It is characterized by its sessile lirellae with widely exposed densely whitish pruinose disc, inspersed hymenium, 8-spored asci with 6-locular ascospores and presence of stictic, constictic and hypostictic acids. Key to species occurring in India is provided.
Keywords: Ascomycota; Lichenized fungi; New species; Taxonomy; Sundaland.
Bangladesh J. Plant Taxon. 24(1): 912, 2017 (June)
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