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Published In: Revue Bryologique et Lichénologique 6: 96. 1933[1934]. (Rev. Bryol. Lichénol.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/18/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
Plant Category: Moss
EcoRegions: Puna, Open Yungas montane, Open Tucuman-Bolivian montane
Elevation: 500-1000, 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
Substrate: soil, rocks
Frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
general taxon notes:
Ecology. Mostly open montane to humid puna; on soil and rocks, frequent in disturbed sites. Elevation. Bolivia: 1240-4000 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz, Tarija. Santa Cruz. World range: Pantropical.
Ecología. Generalmente en el montano abierto a puna húmeda; sobre suelo y rocas, frecuente en sitios alterados. Altitud. Bolivia: 1240-4000 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz, Tarija y Santa Cruz. Distribución mundial: Pantropical.
Hymenostylium recurvirostrum is distinguished by the small, thick-walled epidermial stem cells, absence of a central strand, the narrowly oblong-lanceolate or ligulate-keeled leaves to 1.2 mm, one or more distinct low papillae over cell lumen, absence of ventral epidermis on costa, presence of two stereid bands viewed in cross-section, generally the columella remaining attached to the operculum, and absence of a peristome. Hymenostylium contextum Herzog, collected by Herzog from the Cerros de Malaga (Cochabamba) in June 1911, is a synonym.
Hymenostylium recurvirostrum se distingue por las células epidérmicas del tallo pequeñas, con paredes gruesas, sin cordón central, hojas angostamente oblongo-lanceoladas o ligulado-aquilladas hasta 1.2 mm, una o más papilas bajas conspicuas sobre el lumen celular, ausencia de epidermis ventral sobre la costa, presencia de dos franjas de estereidas en corte transversal, generalmente la columela permanece adherida al opérculo, y ausencia de peristoma. Hymenostylium contextum Herzog, colectado por Herzog en los Cerros de Málaga (Cochabamba) en junio de 1911, es un sinónimo.



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