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Published In: Bibliotheca Botanica 87: 140. 1916. (Biblioth. Bot.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 12/3/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Notes     (Last Modified On 12/26/2013)
general taxon notes:
Leskeadelphus is monospecific, confined to the tropical Andes. The genus is characterized by the rather soft, glossy yellowish-green to golden plants, often rather slender and long acuminate leaf apex, distally tapered and weak costa, papillose, narrow exostome teeth, absence of an endostomial basal membrane, and linear segments. Pseudodimerodontium is a synonym.
Leskeadelphus es monoespecífico, confinado a los Andes tropicales. El género se caracteriza por las plantas bastante suaves, verde-amarillentas brillantes hasta doradas, ápices de las hojas a menudo muy delgados y largo-acuminados, costa débil y estrechándose distalmente, dientes del exostoma angostos y papilosos, ausencia de membrana basal del endostoma y segmentos lineales.

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