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Published In: Die Laubmoose Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz 1: 606. 1888. (Laubm. Deutschl.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 4/4/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 5/24/2014)
EcoRegions: Puna
Elevation: 4000-4500
Substrate: soil, rocks
Frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/24/2014)
general taxon notes:
Ecology. Humid puna; on soil or soil covered rocks. Elevation. Ca. 4000 m. Distribution. Bolivia: La Paz. World range: widespread in the north températe regions. The collection by Lewis represents a new record for Bolivia.
Ecología. Puna húmedoa; sobre suelo o rocas cubiertas por suelo. Altitud. Ca. 4000 m. Distribución. Bolivia: La Paz. Distribución mundial: amplia distribución en regiones templadas del norte. La colección realizada por Lewis representa un nuevo registro para Bolivia.
Tortella fragilis is characterized by the plants in dense tufts, absence of a central strand, long lanceolate leaves to 4.5 mm with fragile and typically deciduous apices.
Tortella fragilis se caracteriza por las plantas en manojos densos, ausencia de cordón central, hojas largo lanceoladas hasta 4.5 mm con ápices frágiles y típicamente deciduos.



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