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Published In: Kryptogamenflora der Mark Brandenburg, Laubmoose 878. 1906. (Krypt.-Fl. Brandenburg, Laubm.) Name publication detail

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Illustrations: R.-L. Hu & Y.-F. Wang (eds.) 2005 (Pl. 6, figs. 15–22).
Map: Leptodictyum riparium (Hedw.) Warnst. (Distribution in China)

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Habitat: on wet soil or rocks along streams and in bogs, sometimes submerged; alt. 70–4850 m.
Distribution: China, Japan, Korea, Russia, Europe, North America, Mexico, Africa, and Oceania.

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Chinese specimens examined: Guizhou: Guiyang City, Guiyang Teachers College 104 (PE). Hebei: Qian-xi Co., W.-L. Chen 639 (PE). Heilongjiang: Fu-yuan Co., C. Gao 6281 (IFSBH); Xiao Xing An Ling (Mt.), C. Gao 332 (IFSBH, MO), Y.-H. Wu 1390 (IFSBH). Henan: Xi-chuan Co., Z.-Z. He 6112 (PE). Jiangsu: Nanjing City, M. Zang s.n. (PE); Wu-jing Co., H.-M. Zhu 1 (PE). Jilin: Changchun City, Z.-D. Kang 2371 (IFSBH); Jiu-tai Co., C. Gao 1735 (MO). Liaoning: Keqi-dali Co., P.-Y. Fu 3338 (MO); Kuan-dian Co., Y.-H. Wu 1209 (IFSBH); Qing-yuan Co., B. Yi s.n. (IFSBH); Shenyang City, C. Gao & S.-W. Wang 7915, 7945 (both in IFSBH). Shaanxi: Zhou-zhi Co., Giraldi 2103 (BM). Shandong: Jinan City, C. Gao & E.-Z. Bai 33904 (MO). Shanghai: Chong-ming Co., S.-M. Xu & Y.-M. Li 314 (PE); Jia-ding Co., S.-M. Xu 223 (SHM). Taiwan: Miao-li Co., S.-H. Lin s.n. [Bryophytes of Taiwan Exsiccatae ser. 4, no. 152 (MO)]. Xinjiang: He-jing Co., S. He 951237 (MO). Xizang: Shuanghu, K.-Y. Lang 1352 (MO); Zanda Co., Z.-C. Ni 76-04 (MO). Yunnan: Kunming City, R.-L. Hu & Z.-L. Liu 96b (MO); Li-jiang Co., Z.-Y. Zhou 2 (IFSBH); Shangri-la Co., Long 18735 (E, S). Zhejiang: Long-quan Co., P.-C. Wu 454 (PE).


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2. Leptodictyum riparium (Hedw.) Warnst.   薄网藓   bo wang xian
Krypt.-Fl. Brandenburg, Laubm. 2: 878. 1906. Amblystegium riparium (Hedw.) Schimp. in B.S.G., Bryol. Eur. 6: 58. 1853. Hypnum riparium Hedw., Sp. Musc. Frond. 241. 1801. Type: England.
Leptodictyum riparium subsp. brevipes (Cardot & Thér.) Grout, Moss Fl. N. Amer. 3: 66. 1931. Amblystegium brevipes Cardot & Thér. in Holzinger, Minnesota Bot. Stud. 3: 124. 1903.
Plants rather robust, yellowish or greenish, in loosely caespitose mats. Stems prostrate, to 5–10 cm long, irregularly branched. Stem and branch leaves similar, erect or spreading, elongate-lanceolate, 2.5–4.0 mm × 0.5–0.8 mm, plane or somewhat curved, gradually acuminate at apex; margins entire; costae slender, single, reaching 1/2–3/4 the leaf length; median leaf cells shortly rhomboidal to elongate-rhomboidal, 60–80 mm × 9–12 mm; alar cells rectangular, indistinctly differentiated. Dioicous. Inner perichaetial leaves with a thick costa, reaching close to leaf apex. Setae 10–30 mm long, reddish; capsules 1.0–2.5 mm long, orange, arching curved. Spores 9–13 mm in diameter, minutely papillose.


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