Lichen Physiology and Cell Biology

pp 129-143

Multiple Enzyme Forms in Lichens

  • D. FahseltAffiliated withDepartment of Plant Sciences, University of Western Ontario

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Some aspects of lichen biology are poorly understood. For example, reproductive strategies are essentially unknown. It has been commonly assumed that lichens mainly reproduce asexually and on this basis a relatively high degree of genetic uniformity might be expected. Nevertheless, there is little available evidence pertaining to the genetic structure of lichen populations.