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- Zraik, Mohanad; Booth, Tom; Piercey-Normore, Michele D.
- Botany 2018 v.96 no.4 pp. 267-279
- environmental factors; habitats; land restoration; lichens; organic matter; sand; sand fraction; secondary metabolites; soil pH; soil stabilization; species diversity; thin layer chromatography; usnic acid; Manitoba
- ... Many lichen secondary metabolites have functions related to the environmental conditions of lichen habitats but few studies have compared soil characteristics with lichen species composition or their secondary products. The goal of this study was to investigate the relationship between soil characteristics with lichen species composition and secondary metabolites. Five locations were chosen in Man ...