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Biodiversity event at Great Basin Park - Elko Daily Free Press


Elko Daily Free Press
BAKER – Great Basin National Park hosted a Lichen BioBlitz, a short-term biodiversity event, July 17-19. Two workshops and seven guided hikes were offered. Specialists shared information about lichens and their habitats. In addition, participants had ...

Cerebral cross-perfusion and the Circle of Willis: does physiology trump anatomy? - Dove Medical Press


Dove Medical Press
Introduction: Cerebral cross-perfusion is essential for ipsilateral brain viability during unilateral insult. Aortic arch and great vessel procedures depend on its function for safe practice, unless adjuncts like shunts are used. This paper assesses ...

Evolution of a killer—researchers study traces deadly fungus affecting bats - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Trivedi warns that accidental introduction of a new strain of the fungus could cause additional evolution and spell disaster for bats that are already on the brink of extinction. He notes that the big brown bat has shown some resistance to the fungus ...

Introduction to Lichens

Berkeley - United States

Information about lichens including fossil record, life history, ecology, morphology and systematics.

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Cladonia: Club Lichens and Cup Lichens
Canada

Photographs and information on these lichens, their description, habitat and other notes.

Lichens and Me
Hungary

Personal site of Katalin Moln+ir with a brief description of lichens, photographs, information on the author, publications and links to sites of lichenological interest.

Lichens.de
Germany

Photos of lichens taken during British Lichen Society field trips in Britain. Contains general information and related links.

Looking for Lichens
United States

Weblog with photos and descriptions.

Lichens
United States

An illustrated introduction to the lichens with information on their ecology and reproduction.

United States

Photographs of several species of lichen growing in their natural habitat in Hawaii.

Dutch Lichens
Netherlands

Photos and information about lichen biology. In Dutch and English.

United States

List of species protected by law in different countries.

Loveable Lichens
United States

Includes images as well as conservation information.

R6 Lichens HomePage
United States

Project background for the Air Quality Biomonitoring Program utilizing lichens and mosses in the National Forests of Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington.