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Published In: Die Laubmoose Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz 1: 637. 1888. (Laubm. Deutschl.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/16/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
Plant Category: Moss
EcoRegions: Dry inter-Andean valleys
Elevation: 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000
Substrate: soil
Frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Dry inter-Andian valleys; on soil, often associated with soil lichens. Elevation. 1880-2950 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz. World range: widespread in the Northern Hemisphere, infrequent in the tropical Andes (Ecuador to Bolivia) and Africa.
Ecología. Valles secos inter-andinos; sobre suelo, a menudo asociado con líquenes terrestres. Altitud. 1880-2950 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, La Paz y Santa Cruz. Distribución mundial: amplia distribución en el hemisferio norte, poco frecuente en los Andes tropical (Ecuador a Bolivia) y África.
Aloina rigida is characterized by the small plant stature to 2.5 mm, lingulate to ligulate leaves to 2.5 mm, cucullate, distal margins folded over the costa, subpercurrent to percurrent cost with 3-6 stereid layers, ventral surface with filmants to 8 cells high, setae to 20 mm, ovoid-cylindrical capsules to 3 mm, and peristome twisted above, from a high basal membrane.
Aloina rigida se caracteriza por las plantas de estatura reducida, hasta 2.5 mm, hojas lingüiformes a liguladas de hasta 2.5 mm, cuculadas, márgenes distales doblados sobre la costa, costa subpercurrente a percurrente con 3-6 capas de estereidas, superficie ventral con filamentos de 8 células de alto, setas de hasta 20 mm, capsules ovoide-cilíndricas de hasta 3 mm, y peristoma torcido distalmente, desde una membrana basal.



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