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Published In: Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 32: 119. 1993. (Bull. Buffalo Soc. Nat. Sci.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 1/30/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/7/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Bolivia, NW Argentina
EcoRegions: Dry Inter-Andean Valleys, Semi-decidous Forest
elevation: 1000-1500, 1500-2000
substrate: soil, rocks
frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/7/2017)
Ecology and distribution. Dry inter-Andean valleys; on soil. At elevations from 1680-1850 m. In South America from Bolivia to Argentina and Chile; South Africa.
Pseudocrossidium crinitum is distinguished by the lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate leaves to 1.8 mm, bluntly acute to rounded apices, strongly recurved margin throughout, distinctly excurrent costa (awn), single ventral (adaxial) epidermial costal layer, absence of a ventral stereid band, and thin- to thick-walled, rectangular basal cells.



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