Home Bolivia Bryophyte Project
Name Search
Families
Generic List
Moss Checklist
About
Herzog Biography
Ecoregions
Collectors
Literature for Bolivia
Catalogo de las Briofitas
Key to the Families of Mosses
Glossary
Las Briofitas. Bolivia Ecologica 59
!Bartramia mathewsii Mitt. Search in The Plant ListSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

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: Puna, Yungas montane forest
Elevation: 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
Substrate: soil, rocks
Frequency: common

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

Ecology. Yungas montane forest to humid puna; in exposed, less frequent in shaded, sites, on soil and rocks. Elevation. 1400-5000 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz. World range: tropical Andes, southeast Brazil.
 
Ecología. Bosque montano de Yungas a puna húmeda; en sitios expuestos, poco frecuente en sitios sombreados, sobre suelo y rocas. Altitud. 1400-5000 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Cochabamba y La Paz. Distribución mundial: Andes tropicales, sureste de Brasil.
 
Bartramia mathewsii is distinguished by the plant stature to 2.5 cm, loosely spread leaves ca. 3-4 mm, thick-walled, porose leaf base cells (somewhat thin-walled and shorter toward the margin), firm, thick-walled shoulder cells, distintly longer perichaetial leaves, 1.5-4 times longer than stem leaves, erect setae ca. 6-10 mm, capsules 2-2.8 mm, double peristome, finely papillose exostome, and shorter endostome. Bolivian collections can be referred to as B. mathewsii subsp. mathewsii. Three synonyms originally described from Bolivia include: Bartramia brotheri Herzog, B. perpusilla Müll. Hal. and B. pruinata Herzog.
 
Bartramia mathewsii se distingue por las planta hasta 2.5 cm, hojas extendidas laxamente ca. 3-4 mm, con paredes gruesas, células de la base de la hoja porosas (cortas y con paredes algo delgadas hacia el margen), células del hombro con paredes gruesas, firmes, hojas periqueciales distintivamente más largas, 1.5-4 veces más largos que las hojas del tallo, setas erectas ca. 6-10 mm, cápsulas de 2-2.8 mm, peristoma doble, exostoma finamente papiloso y endostoma corto. Las colecciones de Bolivia pueden referirse a B. mathewsii subsp. mathewsii. Los tres sinónimos descritos originalmente de Bolivia incluyen a: Bartramia brotheri Herzog, B. perpusilla Müll. Hal. y B. pruinata Herzog.

 
 


 

 
 
© 2014 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110