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Published In: Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt. Zweite Abteilung, Systematik, Pflanzengeographie, angewandte Botanik 19(2): 92. 1905. (Beih. Bot. Centralbl., Abt. 2) Name publication detail

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Map: Dicranella coarctata var. torrentium Cardot (Distribution in China)

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Habitat: on soil.
Distribution: endemic to China.

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Specimens examined: Hong Kong: Tai Mo Shan (Mt.), C.-H. Gao 1986 (SHM). Taiwan: see the type information cited above.

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According to Cardot (1905), the capsules were described as smooth or scarcely plicate from the type collection. However, the isotype we examined does not contain any sporophytes.


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4b. Dicranella coarctata var. torrentium Card.   南亚小曲尾藓急流变种  nan-ya xiao qu-wei xian ji-liu bian-zhong
Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 19 (2): 92. 1905. Type. China: Taiwan, Taitum, Faurie 43 (holotype PC; isotype H).
Plants minute, 3–5 mm high, brownish green, in dense tufts. Stems erect, usually branched; central strand scarcely developed. Leaves erect, lanceolate to linear-lanceolate, 1.5–2.0 mm × 0.2–0.3 mm; margins plane, entire below, denticulate near the apex; costa percurrent, rather broad at base, occupying ¼ – ½ the leaf base width; leaf cells rather thick-walled. Capsules smooth to scarcely plicate when dry (fide Cardot 1905).
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