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Published In: Hedwigia 36(2): 114. 1897. (Hedwigia) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 5/31/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 12/7/2013)
EcoRegions: Puna, Yungas montane forest, Tucuman-Bolivian montane
Elevation: 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
Substrate: soil, rocks, treelets and trees
Frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 12/7/2013)
general taxon notes:
Ecology. Yungas and Tucuman-Bolivian dry to semi-dry forest, extending into the prepuna and puna; on soil, rocks, less frequently found on shrubs, trunk or branches trees. Elevation. 2740-4800 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Oruro, Potosí, Tarija. World range: Mexico, Peru to northern Argentina; also North America (Alaska, Colorado), and Africa.
Ecología. Bosque seco a semi-seco Yungas y Tucumano-boliviano, extendiéndose en la prepuna y puna; sobre suelo, rocas, menos frecuentemente en arbustos, troncos o ramas de árboles. Altitud. 2740-4800 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Oruro, Potosí y Tarija. Distribución mundial: México, Perú a norte de Argentina; también Norte América (Alaska, Colorado) y África.
Leptopterigynandrum austro-alpinum is distinguished by the rounded or cordate leaf base, short acuminate leaf apex ending terminating with 1-2 cells long, serrulate to serrate upper margins, costa less than 1/2 the leaf length, and alar cells at base from margin toward costa in 6-9 rows. The type was collected by Lorentz in 1872 from Tucuman, Argentina. Leptopterigynandrum clavatum W.R. Buck & H.A. Crum, collected by Williams from Rio Pelechuco, is a synonym.
Leptopterigynandrum austro-alpinum se distingue por tener las bases de las hojas redondeadas o cordadas, ápices de las hojas corto acuminados terminando con 1-2 células de largo, márgenes serrulados a serrados en la porción superior, costa menor a 1/2 del largo de la hoja, y células alares en 6-9 filas en la base desde el margen hacia la costa. El tipo fue colectado por Lorentz en 1872 en Tucumán, Argentina. Leptopterigynandrum clavatum W.R. Buck & H.A. Crum, colectado por Williams en Rio Pelechuco, es un sinónimo.



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