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Published In: Calcutta Journal of Natural History and Miscellany of the Arts and Sciences in India 2: 491. 1842. (Calcutta J. Nat. Hist.) 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: Amazon, Chiquitano, Chaco, Open Yungas montane, Open Tucuman-Bolivian montane
Elevation: 0-500, 500-1000, 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500
Substrate: soil, rocks
Frequency: common

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

Ecology. Open Amazon, Chiquitano and Chaco forest to Yungas and Tucuman-Bolivian montane; often in exposed and wet habitats, on soil and rock. Elevation. 320-2200 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Beni, Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz, Tarija.World range: pantropical (absent in Africa).
Ecología. Bosque abierto amazónico, Chiquitano y Chaco a montano de Yungas y Tucumano-boliviano; a menudo en hábitats expuestos y húmedos, sobre suelo y rocas. Altitud. 320-2200 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Beni, Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz y Tarija. Distribución mundial: pantropical (ausente en África).
Barbula arcuata is characterized by the lax habit, narrowly lanceolate-triangular leaves, generally decurrent leaf bases, plane to more commonly recureved leaf margins (often to near the apex), and smooth laminal cells. Some authors have placed this taxon in the genus Hydrogonium. Barbula subulifolia Sull. is a synonym.
Barbula arcuata se caracteriza por tener el hábito laxo, hojas angostamente lanceolado-triangulares, generalmente bases de las hojas decurrentes, márgenes planos a más comúnmente recurvados (a menudo a cerca del ápice) y células de la lámina lisas. Algunos autores han ubicado este taxón en el género Hydrogonium. Barbula subulifolia Sull. es un sinónimo.



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