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Published In: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien I(3): 436. 1902. (Nat. Pflanzenfam.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 1/30/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/7/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Ecuador, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Montane Forest, Open montane
elevation: 500-1000, 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000
substrate: rocks
frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/7/2017)
Ecology: On rocks associated with waterfalls. Elevation: 650-2710 m (Ecuador: 1540 m, Bolivia: 650-2710 m). Distribution: Mexico, Guatemala, Ecuador, Bolivia, southwestern United States, Asia and India.
Scopelophila cataractae is distinguished by the unbordered leaves, and acute to short acuminate leaf apex.
Scopelophila cataractae se distingue por tener hojas sin borde y ápices de las hojas agudos a corto acuminados.
Specimens: ECUADOR. Tungurahua: Agoyan fluv. Pastasa, Spruce 45c (NY).



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