ABLS is an organization devoted to the scientific study of all aspects of the biology of bryophytes and lichen-forming fungi and is one of the nation's oldest botanical organizations.

Announcements!

ABLS will be joining IAB, CBA-ABC, and SBC at the International BL2021 virtual meeting! For more information, click here

Bryophytes & Lichens 2021 (BL2021) will be accepting abstract submissions until TOMORROW Friday April 16th, 2021!

To submit your abstract, click here

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LICHENOLOGY

Lichenology is the study of symbiotic associations between primarily an alga (or cyanobacterium) and a filamentous fungus.

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BRYOLOGY

Bryology is the study of nonvascular plants including mosses, liverworts and hornworts.