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Published In: Bryologia Europaea 3: 110. 236 (fasc. 25–28 Mon. 8. 1). 1845. (Bryol. Eur.) Name publication detail

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country distribution: Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Puna
elevation: 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: rocks
frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 11/18/2013)
Ecology: Puna; on rocks. Elevation: 3800-5000 m (Peru: 3950-5000 m, Bolivia: 3800-4100 m). Distribution: Widespread in the Northern Hemisphere, tropical Andes (Peru and Bolivia), also Africa and Asia.
Ecología: Puna; sobre rocas. Elevación: 3800-5000 m (Perú: 3950-5000 m, Bolivia: 3800 m). Distribución. Ampliamente distribuida.
Grimmia anodon is characterized most notably by the immersed, asymmetric capsules with the shorter and curved setae; additional features include the recurved margins (on one side), bistratose above along margin and irregularly on lamina, and upper and lower ends of the marginal cells thick walled.
La característica más notable que caracteriza a Grimmia anodon son las cápsulas inmersas, asimétricas con la seta corta y curvada; características adicionales incluyen los márgenes recurvados (en un lado), biestratificada en la porción superior del margen e irregularmente en la lámina, y células marginales con las paredes gruesas en los extremos superior e inferior.
Specimens: PERU. Arequipa: P. & E. Hegewald 5483b (HIRO). BOLIVIA. Oruro: Lewis 79-1947 (F).


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Grimmia anodon Bruch & Schimp., Bryol. Eur. 3: 110. 236. 1845. Type: Europe.



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