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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Normandina pulchella

 

 

This species name was not found in The Plant List

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

Common names:

Clam Lichen, Elf-Ear Lichen

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Normandina pulchella: 41]

 

 

Popularity of Normandina pulchella over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Normandina pulchella (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Normandina pulchella as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 259]

 

lichens (15), Biomonitoring (10), Air pollution (9), Biodiversity (7), Cyanolichens (6), Forest management (6), Italy (6), Species richness (5), epiphytes (4), Fagus sylvatica (4), Species composition (4), Climate change (3), Fungi (3), Heavy metals (3), Macrolichens (3), Red-listed species (3), Air quality (2), Alien species (2), Ammonia (2), Bark features (2), Bark pH (2), Bryophytes (2), <ARROW Community structure (2), Dry season (2), Environmental Classification Factor (2), Environmental gradient (2), Epiphytic lichens (2), Epiphytic richness (2), Eutrophication (2), Extinction debt (2), Habitat changes (2), Habitat restoration (2), IAP (2), Index of atmospheric purity (IAP) (2), Landfill (2), Lichen (2), Lichen conservation (2), Lichenized mycota (2), líquenes (2), Nationally rare lichen species (2), Rare species (2), Retention trees (2), Scotland (2), Spain (2), Trentepohlioid lichens (2), Urban environment (2), Wood decay (2), Woodland key habitats (2), Ascomycota (1), Aspen (1), Autecological indices (1), Basidiomycota (1), bio-accumulation (1), Bioclimatic modelling (1), bio-indication (1), Bioindicators (1), Biskopstorp (1), British Isles (1), Bryophyte (1), Campania (1), Canopy closure (1), Catalonia (1), Cataluña (1), Central Italy (1), chorologie (1), chorology (1), Community traits (1), conidial fungi (1), Conservation (1), Core–periphery theory (1), Core–periphery theory (1), corticDOWN>olo (1), corticolous (1), Cyanolichen (1), Dead wood (1), Dendrochronology (1), Diversity (1), Drivers of composition (1), ecological continuity (1), ecological groups (1), Ecophysiology (1), environment (1), Environmental artificiality (1), Environmental parameters (1), Environmental quality (1), epífitos (1), épiphytes (1), Espagne (1), España (1), Europe occidentale (1), floristic richness (1), foliicolous lichens (1), Forest characteristic (1), Forest health monitoring' (1), Forest history (1), Forestry (1)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

bioindicator (57.82), ornamental (15.53), timber (15.44), medicinal (1.45), rubber (1.25), fruit (1.06), weed (0.80), poison (0.70), starch (0.48), shade (0.47)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Boddy L (2016) Chapter 11 - Fungi, Ecosystems, and Global Change. In ‘The Fungi (Third Edition)’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 361-400. (Academic Press: Boston). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123820341000116

Bartkowiak ME and Bennett JP (2015) Floristic Study of Lichens in Portage County, Wisconsin. Evansia. 32, 176-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1639%2F0747-9859-32.4.176

Moore O and Crawley MJ (2014) Effects of red deer exclusion on the corticolous and terricolous cryptogam community of Atlantic woodland. Forestry 87, 618-628. http://forestry.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/87/5/618

Nascimbene J, Nimis PL and Dainese M (2014) Epiphytic lichen conservation in the Italian Alps: the role of forest type. Fungal Ecology 11, 164-172. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1754504814000944

Li S, Liu W-Y and Li D-W (2013) Epiphytic lichens in subtropical forest ecosystems in southwest China: Species diversity and implications for conservation. Biological Conservation 159, 88-95. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320712005253

Nascimbene J, Dainese M and Sitzia T (2013) Contrasting responses of epiphytic and dead wood-dwelling lichen diversity to forest management abandonment in silver fir mature woodlands. Forest Ecology and Management 289, 325-332. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112712006585

Aragón G, Martínez I and García A (2012) Loss of epiphytic diversity along a latitudinal gradient in southern Europe. Science of The Total Environment 426, 188-195. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712004147

Nascimbene J, Nimis PL and Benesperi R (2012) Mature non-native black-locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) forest does not regain the lichen diversity of the natural forest. Science of The Total Environment 421–422, 197-202. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712001325

Paoli L, Corsini A, Bigagli V, Vannini J, Bruscoli C and Loppi S (2012) Long-term biological monitoring of environmental quality around a solid waste landfill assessed with lichens. Environmental Pollution 161, 70-75. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749111005525

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Normandina pulchella: 41; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Aragón G, Martínez I and García A (2012) Loss of epiphytic diversity along a latitudinal gradient in southern Europe. Science of The Total Environment 426, 188-195.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712004147

Nascimbene J, Nimis PL and Benesperi R (2012) Mature non-native black-locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) forest does not regain the lichen diversity of the natural forest. Science of The Total Environment 421–422, 197-202.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712001325

Paoli L, Corsini A, Bigagli V, Vannini J, Bruscoli C and Loppi S (2012) Long-term biological monitoring of environmental quality around a solid waste landfill assessed with lichens. Environmental Pollution 161, 70-75.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749111005525

Käffer MI, Martins SMdA, Alves C, Pereira VC, Fachel J and Vargas VMF (2011) Corticolous lichens as environmental indicators in urban areas in southern Brazil. Ecological Indicators 11, 1319-1332.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X11000409

Aragón G, Martínez I, Izquierdo P, Belinchón R and Escudero A (2010) Effects of forest management on epiphytic lichen diversity in Mediterranean forests. Applied Vegetation Science 13, 183-194.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-109X.2009.01060.x

Fritz Ö and Heilmann-Clausen J (2010) Rot holes create key microhabitats for epiphytic lichens and bryophytes on beech (Fagus sylvatica). Biological Conservation 143, 1008-1016.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320710000170

Loppi S and Nascimbene J (2010) Monitoring H2S air pollution caused by the industrial exploitation of geothermal energy: The pitfall of using lichens as bioindicators. Environmental Pollution 158, 2635-2639.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749110001806

Muggia L, Gueidan C and Grube M (2010) Phylogenetic placement of some morphologically unusual members of Verrucariales. Mycologia 102, 835-846.  http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/102/4/835

Nascimbene J, Brunialti G, Ravera S, Frati L and Caniglia G (2010) Testing Lobaria pulmonaria (L.) Hoffm. as an indicator of lichen conservation importance of Italian forests. Ecological Indicators 10, 353-360.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X09001149

Nascimbene J and Marini L (2010) Oak forest exploitation and black-locust invasion caused severe shifts in epiphytic lichen communities in Northern Italy. Science of The Total Environment 408, 5506-5512.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969710007503

Ellis CJ and Coppins BJ (2009) Quantifying the role of multiple landscape-scale drivers controlling epiphyte composition and richness in a conservation priority habitat (juniper scrub). Biological Conservation 142, 1291-1301.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320709000469

Ellis CJ, Yahr R and Coppins BJ (2009) Local extent of old-growth woodland modifies epiphyte response to climate change. Journal of Biogeography 36, 302-313.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01989.x

Fritz Ö, Niklasson M and Churski M (2009) Tree age is a key factor for the conservation of epiphytic lichens and bryophytes in beech forests. Applied Vegetation Science 12, 93-106.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-109X.2009.01007.x

Fritz Ö, Gustafsson L and Larsson K (2008) Does forest continuity matter in conservation? – A study of epiphytic lichens and bryophytes in beech forests of southern Sweden. Biological Conservation 141, 655-668.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320707004624

Paoli L and Loppi S (2008) A biological method to monitor early effects of the air pollution caused by the industrial exploitation of geothermal energy. Environmental Pollution 155, 383-388.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749107005507

Ellis CJ, Coppins BJ and Dawson TP (2007) Predicted response of the lichen epiphyte Lecanora populicola to climate change scenarios in a clean-air region of Northern Britain. Biological Conservation 135, 396-404.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S000632070600437X

Geiser LH and Neitlich PN (2007) Air pollution and climate gradients in western Oregon and Washington indicated by epiphytic macrolichens. Environmental Pollution 145, 203-218.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749106002120

Munzi S, Ravera S and Caneva G (2007) Epiphytic lichens as indicators of environmental quality in Rome. Environmental Pollution 146, 350-358.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749106002223

Nascimbene J, Marini L and Nimis PL (2007) Influence of forest management on epiphytic lichens in a temperate beech forest of northern Italy. Forest Ecology and Management 247, 43-47.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112707003283

Nordén B, Paltto H, Götmark F and Wallin K (2007) Indicators of biodiversity, what do they indicate? – Lessons for conservation of cryptogams in oak-rich forest. Biological Conservation 135, 369-379.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320706004307

Paltto H, Nordén B, Götmark F and Franc N (2006) At which spatial and temporal scales does landscape context affect local density of Red Data Book and Indicator species? Biological Conservation 133, 442-454.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320706003028

Castello M and Skert N (2005) Evaluation of lichen diversity as an indicator of environmental quality in the North Adriatic submediterranean region. Science of The Total Environment 336, 201-214.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969704004693

Gombert S, Asta J and Seaward MRD (2005) The use of autecological and environmental parameters for establishing the status of lichen vegetation in a baseline study for a long-term monitoring survey. Environmental Pollution 135, 501-514.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749104004063

Gombert S, Asta J and Seaward MRD (2004) Assessment of lichen diversity by index of atmospheric purity (IAP), index of human impact (IHI) and other environmental factors in an urban area (Grenoble, southeast France). Science of The Total Environment 324, 183-199.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969703006442

Loppi S, Frati L, Paoli L, Bigagli V, Rossetti C, Bruscoli C and Corsini A (2004) Biodiversity of epiphytic lichens and heavy metal contents of Flavoparmelia caperata thalli as indicators of temporal variations of air pollution in the town of Montecatini Terme (central Italy). Science of The Total Environment 326, 113-122.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S004896970300679X

David L H (2003) The lichenicolous fungi of Great Britain and Ireland: an overview and annotated checklist. The Lichenologist 35, 191-232.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0024282903000276

Loppi S, Ivanov D and Boccardi R (2002) Biodiversity of epiphytic lichens and air pollution in the town of Siena (Central Italy). Environmental Pollution 116, 123-128.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749101001518

Clother C (2001) Flore et végétation lichéniques épiphytes du parc de Lostange (France, Tarn). Cryptogamie Mycologie 22, 209-223.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0181158401010697

Giordani P, Brunialti G and Modenesi P (2001) Applicability of the lichen biodiversity method (L.B.) to a Mediterranean area (Liguria, nw Italy). Cryptogamie Mycologie 22, 193-208.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S018115840101065X

Alvarez Andrés J and Carballal Duràn R (2000) Flora liquenica sobre Quercus robur L. en galicia (NW España). Cryptogamie Mycologie 21, 103-117.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S018115840000107X

Puntillo D, Bricaud O and Sérusiaux E (2000) A further locality with foliicolous lichens in Italy, with taxonomical and ecological data on foliicolous lichens in Western Europe. Cryptogamie Mycologie 21, 171-186.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0181158400010435

Longán A and Gómez-Bolea A (1999) Líquenes y hongos liquenícolas epífitos de Quercus ilex L., poco conocidos en encinares de Cataluña (España). Cryptogamie Mycologie 20, 49-55.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0181158499800086

Loppi S and Nascimbene J (1998) Lichen bioindication of air quality in the Mt. Amiata geothermal area (Tuscany, Italy). Geothermics 27, 295-304.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0375650598000030

Honegger R, Kutasi V and Ruffner HP (1993) Polyol patterns in eleven species of aposymbiotically cultured lichen mycobionts. Mycological Research 97, 35-39.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S095375620981109X

Stern RC (1989) Sycamore in Wessex. Forestry 62, 365-382.  http://forestry.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/62/4/365

F.T L (1982) Effects of atmospheric sulphur compounds on natural and man-made terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Agriculture and Environment 7, 299-387.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304113182900224

Tschermak-Woess E (1981) Knowledge of phycobionts of Lobaria linita and Normandina pulchella. Zur Kenntnis der Phycobionten von Lobaria linita und Normandina pulchella. Nova Hedwigia : Zeitschrift fur Kryptogamenkunde., 1.

(1972) Phytochemical reports. Phytochemistry 11, 1491-1492.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200901092

S H (1972) Die sekundärstoffe einiger flechten. Phytochemistry 11, 1493-1495.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200901109

H.H K (1926) Bettws-Y-Coed Lichens. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 10, 242-244.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0007153626800427

T P (1926) Studies in Entomogenous fungi.: Viii. notes on Beauveria. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 10, 244-271.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0007153626800439

Index du tome 21. Cryptogamie Bryologie 21, 349-360.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1290079601800109

AragÓn G, MartÍnez I and GarcÍa A Loss of epiphytic diversity along a latitudinal gradient in southern Europe. Science of The Total Environment 426, 188-195.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712004147

Fritz Ãr and Heilmann-Clausen J Rot holes create key microhabitats for epiphytic lichens and bryophytes on beech (Fagus sylvatica). Biological Conservation 143, 1008-1016.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320710000170

KÄffer MrI, Martins SMdA, Alves C, Pereira VC, Fachel J and Vargas VMFo Corticolous lichens as environmental indicators in urban areas in southern Brazil. Ecological Indicators 11, 1319-1332.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X11000409

Li S, Liu W-Y and Li D-W Epiphytic lichens in subtropical forest ecosystems in southwest China: Species diversity and implications for conservation. Biological Conservation 159, 88-95.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006320712005253

Loppi S, Bonini I and de Dominicis V Epiphytic lichens and bryophytes of forest ecosystems in Tuscany (Central Italy). Cryptogamie Mycologie 20, 127-135.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0181158499800165

Loppi S and Nascimbene J Monitoring H2S air pollution caused by the industrial exploitation of geothermal energy: The pitfall of using lichens as bioindicators. Environmental Pollution 158, 2635-2639.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749110001806

Muggia L, Gueidan C and Grube M Phylogenetic placement of some morphologically unusual members of Verrucariales. Mycologia 102, 835-846.  http://www.mycologia.org/cgi/content/abstract/102/4/835

Nascimbene J, Brunialti G, Ravera S, Frati L and Caniglia G Testing Lobaria pulmonaria (L.) Hoffm. as an indicator of lichen conservation importance of Italian forests. Ecological Indicators 10, 353-360.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X09001149

Nascimbene J, Dainese M and Sitzia T Contrasting responses of epiphytic and dead wood-dwelling lichen diversity to forest management abandonment in silver fir mature woodlands. Forest Ecology and Management 289, 325-332.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112712006585

Nascimbene J and Marini L Oak forest exploitation and black-locust invasion caused severe shifts in epiphytic lichen communities in Northern Italy. Science of The Total Environment 408, 5506-5512.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969710007503

Nascimbene J, Nimis PL and Benesperi R Mature non-native black-locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) forest does not regain the lichen diversity of the natural forest. Science of The Total Environment 421–422, 197-202.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0048969712001325

Paoli L, Corsini A, Bigagli V, Vannini J, Bruscoli C and Loppi S Long-term biological monitoring of environmental quality around a solid waste landfill assessed with lichens. Environmental Pollution 161, 70-75.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749111005525

Sim-Siam M, Carvalho P and Sérgio C Cryptogamic epiphytes as indicators of air quality around an industrial complex in the Tagus valley, Portugal. Factor analysis and environmental variables. Cryptogamie Bryologie 21, 153-170.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1290079600001103

 


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