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Published In: Phytologia 45(1): 65–66. 1980. (Phytologia) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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The genus was first described as monotypic from North America and considered to be endemic (Anderson 1980). Buck (1987) added a second species, B. vivicolor (Broth. & Dix.) Buck from India. The genus again became monotypic after Bryocrumia andersonii (Bartr.) Anderson was synonymized with B. vivicolor (Anderson et al. 1990).
 
 

 

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2. Bryocrumia Anderson   圆尖藓属   yuan jian xian shu
Phytologia 45: 65. 1980.
 
Plants small, yellowish green, moderately glossy, in thin mats. Stems creeping, ca. 10 mm long, irregularly branched; branches flattened, often tapered at the tips; pseudoparaphyllia small, foliose. Leaves somewhat remote, ca. 0.7–0.8 mm long, erect-patent to widely spreading when moist, rather complanate, obovate to oblong-ovate or elliptic, broadly rounded to bluntly obtuse at apex; margins plane above, broadly incurved below, minutely serrulate above, entire below; costae absent; apical leaf cells short, narrowly rhombic; median cells oblong-rhomboidal, flexuose, 10–25 µm × ca. 5 µm, smooth; basal cells oblong to long-rectangular; alar cells not differentiated, but shorter than adjacent cells. Sporophytes and inflorescences not present.
 
 

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Now a monotypic genus.
 
1. Bryocrumia vivicolor (Broth. & Dix.) Buck  
 
 
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