Home Moss Flora of China
Name Search
Moss Checklist
Moss Flora
Guide to Authors
!Brachymenium longicolle Thér. 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 GardenSearch in Flora do Brasil 2020Search in Reflora - Virtual HerbariumSearch in Living Collections Decrease font Increase font Restore font

Published In: Bulletin de la Société Botanique de Genève, Sér. 2 26: 85. ic. 1936. (Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 3/17/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
General Reference:

Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Illustrations: Brachymenium longicolle Thér. (Figs. 8–12.)
Map: Brachymenium longicolle Thér. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Habitat: on tree trunks or thin soil over rocks; alt. 1800 m.
Distribution: China, Nepal, India (Sikkim), Thailand, and Central Africa.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Yunnan: Chu-xiong Co., D.-C. Zhang 551 (HKAS), M. Zang 8719 (HKAS), X.-J. Li 209 (HKAS).


Export To PDF Export To Word


7. Brachymenium longicolle Thér.   大孢短月藓   da bao duan yue xian
Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève,, ser. 2, 26: 85. 1936. Type: India (Sikkim). Kurz s.n.
Plants small to medium-sized, 10–25 mm high, in dense tufts. Stems erect, with 2 or more innovated branches, forming rosettes at apex. Leaves on the upper part of stems large, strongly twisted when dry, spreading when moist, lower leaves smaller, plane, oblong-ligulate to spathulate, 2.2–3.0 mm × 1.0 mm, acuminate at apex; margins strongly recurved throughout, serrulate in the upper parts, borders differentiated by 1–3 rows of narrower cells, but not clearly differentiated in the apex; costae excurrent, ending in short awns; median leaf cells oblong-hexagonal, thin-walled, ca. 50 µm × 18 µm. Autoicous. Setae up to 30 mm long; capsules nearly erect, ca. 5 mm long; mouth small, neck narrowed. Spores spherical, 35–48 µm in diameter, coarsely papillose.


© 2018 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110