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Published In: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien I(3): 428. 1902. (Nat. Pflanzenfam.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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Illustrations: Aloina obliquifolia (Müll. Hal.) Broth. (Figs. 1–4.)
Map: Aloina obliquifolia (Müll. Hal.) Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on soil in forests or soil walls.
Distribution: endemic to China.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Nei Mongol: A-la-shan Zuo-qi, He-lan Shan (Mt.), Z.-G. Tong 2127 (PE); Da-qing Shan (Mt.), Z.-G. Tong 1566, 1755 (PE); Hohhot City, Z.-G. Tong 2555 (MO, PE). Qinghai: Cheng-duo Co., B.-C. Tan 95-1696 (FH, MO). Shaanxi: Han-zhong, Giraldi 1307, 1813 (H). Sichuan: Mao-wen Co., Redfearn 35568 (MO). Xizang: Jia-li valley, M. Zang 975, 976 (HKAS); Long-zi Co., M. Zang 1352 (HKAS). Yunnan: Li-jiang Co., W.-X. Xu 3 (YUKU).

 

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2. Aloina obliquifolia (C. Müll.) Broth.   斜叶芦荟藓 xie-ye lu-hui xian
Nat. Pflanzenfam. 1(3): 428. 1902. Aloina rigida (Hedw.) Limpr. var. obliquifolia (C. Müll.) Delgadillo, Bryologist 78: 264. 1975. Barbula obliquifolia C. Müll., Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n. ser. 5: 178. 1898. Type. China: Shaanxi (Schen-si), in monte Tui-kio-san, 1896, Giraldi s.n. (isotype H).
 
Plants very small, 1.0–3.0(–4.0) mm high. Stems simple, erect, loosely foliate. Leaves ca. 2 mm long, incurved or curved-contorted when dry, broadly ovate to ligulate, concave, gradually narrowed toward the apex, mucronate and open at the apex; margins nearly entire, incurved; costa excurrent, ending in a reddish awn; costal green filaments branched, 2–6 cells high, thin-walled, terminal cells conical; upper leaf cells transversely rectangular or elliptic, thick-walled; basal cells rectangular, thin-walled. Dioicous. Setae 10–15(–22) mm long, red below, yellowish brown above; capsules erect, yellowish brown, ovoid-cylindrical, 1.5–2.0(–2.4) mm long; annuli well developed, consisting of 1–2(–3) rows of cells, sometimes deciduous when mature; peristome teeth filiform, red, strongly twisted 2–3 times counterclockwise; opercula conical, rostrate. Spores spherical, nearly smooth.
 
 
 
 


 

 
 
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