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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 12: 273. 1869. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 5/12/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 7/13/2013)
EcoRegions: Yungas montane forest
Elevation: 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500
Substrate: soil, leaf litter
Frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 7/13/2013)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Yungas montane forest, raro en puna; full or partially shaded, on soil, humus and leaf litter. Elevation. 2400-5000m. Distribution. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz. World range: Central America, tropical Andes.
 
Ecología. Bosque montano de Yungas, rara en puna; en sitios total o parcialmente sombreados, sobre suelo, humus y hojarsca. Altitud. 2400-5000m. Distribución. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz y Santa Cruz. Distribución mundial: Centro América, Andes tropicales.
 
Bartramia angustifolia is distinguished by the rather large statured plants to 7 cm, leaves to ca. 12 mm, often deciduous leaf limb, fragile, mostly thin-walled shoulder cells, thick-walled, porose leaf base cells, setae ca. 5-10 mm, globose capsules 2.6-3.5 mm, and double peristome, finely papillose below, coursely striate above exostome, endostome shorter or equal to the exostome. Although most species of Bartramia are found in the open montane and puna, B. angustifolia is a commom element of the upper montane forest. Species originally described from Bolivia and now recognized as synonyms include: Bartramia mollis Herzog, B. secunda Schimp. ex Müll. Hal. and B squarrosa Herzog.
 
Bartramia angustifolia se distingue por las plantas grandes hasta 7 cm, hojas hasta ca. 12 mm, a menudo limbo de la hoja deciduo, frágil, células del hombro generalmente con paredes delgadas, células de la base de la hoja porosas, con paredes gruesas, setas ca. 5-10 mm, cápsulas globosas 2.6-3.5 mm, y peristoma doble, finamente papiloso en la porción basal, coursely estriado encima del exostoma, endostoma corto o igual al exostoma. A pesar que la mayoría de las especie de Bartramia se encuentran en el montano abierto y puna, B. angustifolia es un elemento común del bosque montano superior. Las especies originalmente descritas de Bolivia y que actualmente se reconocen como sinónimos incluyen: Bartramia mollis Herzog, B. secunda Schimp. Ex Müll. Hal. y B. squarrosa Herzog.

 
 


 

 
 
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