A Lichen Species Mentioned by Jules Verne


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YAVUZ M. , Çobanoğlu G.

Annals of the University of Craiova, Series: Biology, Horticulture, Environmental Engineering, no.14, pp.401-406, 2009 (Journal Indexed in ESCI)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : Annals of the University of Craiova, Series: Biology, Horticulture, Environmental Engineering
  • Page Numbers: pp.401-406

Abstract

In this study, “Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas” of Jules Verne has been examined and evaluated from lichenological point of view. It is found that, Verne mentions Usnea aurantiacoatra (Jacq.) Bory as Usnea melanoxanth(r)a in his novel.