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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 1/26/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Páramo, Puna, Dry Inter-Andean Valleys
elevation: 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: soil, rocks
frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)

Ecology: Páramo, puna and dry interandian valleys; on soil, at least in Bolivia often associated with soil lichens. Elevation: 1880-4570 m (Ecuador: 3385 m, Peru: 3350-4570 m, Bolivia: 1880-2950 m).
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 calceolifolia (Spruce ex Mitt.) Broth. is a synonym.

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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