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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 12: 412. 1869. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 3/26/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/28/2017)
Plant Category: Moss
EcoRegions: Yungas montane forest, Tucuman-Bolivian montane forest
Elevation: 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000
Substrate: shrubs, treelets and trees
Frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/28/2017)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Yungas montane open forest, rare in Tucuman-Bolivia forest; on shrubs, branches of trees. Elevation. (900?)2700-3900 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz. World range: endemic to the tropical Andes.
Ecologia. Sitios abiertos del bosque montano de Yungas, rara en el bosque Tucumano-boliviano; sobre arbustos, ramas de árboles. Altitud. (900?)2700-3900 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz y Santa Cruz. Distribución mundial: endémica de los Andes tropicales.
Cryphaea ramosa is distinguished by the short ovate-oblong leaves, acute apex, dentate below the apex, costa extending to ca. 2/3 the leaf length, and elliptical median and upper lamina cells. Cryphaea boliviana Schimp. ex E. Britton, based on a collection made by Mandon in 1857 from Sorata, is a synonym. A further synonym, used previously in the tropical Andes, is Cryphaea fasciculosa Mitt.
Cryphaea ramosa se distingue por las hojas cortas ovado-oblongas, ápices agudos, ápices dentados en la porción basal, costa extendiéndose hasta ca. 2/3 de la longitud de la hoja, y células mediales y superiores de la lámina elípticas. Cryphaea boliviana Schimp. ex E. Britton, basada en una colección realizada por Mandon en 1857 en Sorata, es un sinónimo. Otro sinónimo, utilizado previamente en los Andes tropicales, es Cryphaea fasciculosa Mitt.



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