Low genetic diversity in Antarctic populations of the lichen-forming ascomycete Cetraria aculeata and its photobiont

Stephanie Domaschke, Fernando Fernández-Mendoza, Miguel A. García, MaríaP. Martín, Christian Printzen
2012 Polar Research  
Lichens, symbiotic associations of fungi (mycobionts) and green algae or cyanobacteria (photobionts), are poikilohydric organisms that are particularly well adapted to withstand adverse environmental conditions.
doi:10.3402/polar.v31i0.17353 fatcat:vgxhnxzkxnfytpfx3gnwetcqp4