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Published In: Synopsis Hepaticarum 233. 1845. (Syn. Hepat.) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
Notes     (Last Modified On 7/11/2010)
general taxon notes:

Fulford, M.H. 1966. Micropterygium. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 11(2): 261-274.



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1. Underleaves progressively smaller toward the stem tip … M. aff.pterygophyllum
1. Underleaves conspicuous, as broad or broader than the stem, scarely decreasing in size toward the stem tip … 2.
2. Leaves ovate-truncate to rectangular, keeled above but not conspicuously folded; leaf apex truncate or acute; margins coarsely serrate-dentate; underleaves to 2 time longer than wide … M. leiophyllum
2. Leaves folded or sharply keeled throughout their length; leaf apex rounded; margins entire M. lechleri
1. Anfigastros progresivamente menores hacia el ápice del tallo … M. aff. pterygophyllum
1. Anfigastros conspicuos, tan ancho o más anchos que el tallo, decreciendo escasamente en tamaño hacia el ápice del tallo … 2.
2. Hojas ovado-truncadas a rectangulares, carinadas encima pero no conspicuamente dobladas; ápice de la hoja truncado o agudo; márgenes gruesamente serrado-dentados; anfigastros hasta 2 veces más largos que anchos … M. leiophyllum
2. Hojas dobladas o marcadamente carinadas en toda su longitud; ápice de la hoja redondeado; márgenes enteros … M. lechleri
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