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Published In: Bibliotheca Botanica 87: 92, f. 34: g. 1916. (Biblioth. Bot.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/4/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
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Status: endemic
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Bolivia
EcoRegions: Puna
elevation: 4000-4500
substrate: soil, rocks
frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/1/2017)

Ecology: Humid puna; on soil and rock. Elevation: 4000 m. Distribution: Endemic to the tropical Andes (Bolivia).
Bartramia pilicuspis is distinguished by the small plant stature to 1 cm, suberect and slightly flexouse leaves 1.8-2.4 mm, hyaline leaf tips, firm, thick-walled shoulder cells, and thin-walled, linear leaf base cells. The hyaline leaf tips appear to be diagnostic to this species. The type was collected by Herzog from Chocayatal.
Bartramia pilicuspis se distingue por las plantas pequeñas hasta 1 cm, hojas suberectas y escasamente flexousas de 1.8-2.4 mm, extremos de las hojas hialinos, células del hombro con paredes gruesas y firmes, células de la base de la hoja lineares y  con paredes delgadas. Los extremos hialinos de las hojas parecen ser una característica de diagnóstico para esta especie. El tipo fue colectado por Herzog en Chocayatal.


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Bartramia pilicuspis Herzog, Biblioth. Bot. 87: 92. 34g. 1916. Type: Bolivia. Im oberen Chocayatal, ca. 4000 m, Herzog 3580 (JE, L, S).




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