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Published In: Systematic Botany 37(2): 305. 2012. (Syst. Bot.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 5/16/2012)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/9/2014)
EcoRegions: Puna, Yungas montane forest, Tucuman-Bolivian montane, Dry inter-Andean valleys
Elevation: 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
Substrate: soil, rocks
Frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 6/9/2014)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Dry inter-Andean valleys, open Yungas and Tucuman-Bolivian montane to puna; on rocks and soil. Elevation. 1379-4600 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Oruro, Potosí, Santa Cruz, Tarija. World range: tropical Andes and Brazil.
 
Ecología. Valles secos interandinos, montano abierto de Yungas y Tucumano-boliviano a puna; sobre rocas y suelo. Altitud. 1379-4600 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Oruro, Potosí, Santa Cruz y Tarija. Distribución mundial: Andes tropicales y Brasil.
 
Andina pruinosa is characterized by the glaucous coloration of the plants, ovate to ovate-lanceolate leaves, cucullate apex, revolute margins, unistratose lamina, quadrate to shortly rectangular upper adaxial costal (epidermal) cells, in cross-section 2-3 layers of ventral stereids with ventral surface of bulging layer of cells, and undifferentiated basal cells. See Jiménez and Cano (2008) for description, distribution and synonymy of Didymodon pruinosus (Mitt.) R.H. Zander (= Andina) Barbula glaucescens var. latifolia Herzog, Barbula punae Herzog and Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum var. atacamense R.H. Zander & M.A. Lewis, are synonyms.
 
Andina pruinosa se caracteriza por la coloración glauca de las plantas, hojas ovadas a ovado-lanceoladas, ápices cuculados, márgenes revolutos, lámina uniestratificada, células (epidérmicas)adaxiales superiores de la costa cuadradas a brevemente rectangulares, en corte transversal 2-3 capas de estereidas ventrales con capas de células de la superficie ventral abultadas y células basales indiferenciadas. Ver Jiménez y Cano (2008) para la descripción, distribución y sinonimia de Didymodon pruinosus (Mitt.) R.H. Zander (= Andina) Barbula glaucescens var. latifolia Herzog, Barbula punae Herzog y Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum var. atacamense R.H. Zander & M.A. Lewis, son sinónimos.


 
 


 

 
 
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