Aspicilia fumosa (Megasporaceae), a new record for Pakistan and the first in Eurasia


  • Muhammad S. Iqbal University of the Punjab
  • Abdul N. Khalid University of the Punjab



Darel, Gilgit Baltistan, lichen flora, phylogenetic analyses, taxonomy


A new record, Aspicilia fumosa, is being reported for the first time from Pakistan in an examination of Aspicilia species in Darel Valley. The species is described and its distribution, habitat, and phylogeny treated.


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How to Cite

Iqbal, M. S., & Khalid, A. N. (2024). Aspicilia fumosa (Megasporaceae), a new record for Pakistan and the first in Eurasia. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 18(1), 187–191.