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Published In: Journal of Bryology 2008. (J. Bryol.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/21/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 4/21/2014)
EcoRegions: Puna
Elevation: 3500-4000
Substrate: rocks
Frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 4/21/2014)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Puna; on sandstone rock. Elevation. 3930 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Cochabamba. World range: endemic to the tropical Andes (Peru, Bolivia).
 
Ecología. Puna; sobre rocas areniscas. Altitud. 3930 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Cochabamba. Distribución mundial: endémica de los Andes tropicales (Perú y Bolivia).
 
Didymodon hegewaldiorum is characterized by the red to reddish-brown plants to 1.5 cm, presence of a stem hyalodermis and central strand, ovate to short ovate-lanceolate leaves to 1.4 mm (appressed to stem when dry), obtuse, often cucullate apices, partially to fully bistratose distally, subpercurrent costa, quadrate upper adaxial costal (epidermal) cells, 0-1 ventral stereid layer, 1 dorsal stereid layer, rounded to quadrate upper laminal cells with 1-2 low, simple to bifurcate papillae per cells, and smooth, thick-walled quadrate to rectangular basal cells.
 
Didymodon hegewaldiorum se caracteriza por las plantas rojas a marrón-rojizas hasta 1.5 cm, presencia de hialodermis y cordón central en el tallo, hojas ovadas a corto ovado-lanceoladas hasta 1.4 mm (en seco adpresas al tallo), ápice obtusos, a menudo cuculados, costa subpercurrente, parcialmente a completamente biestratificada en la porción distal, células adaxiales superiores de la costa cuadradas (epidérmicas), 0-1 capas de estereidas ventrales, 1 capa dorsal estereidas, células superiores de la lámina redondeadas a cuadradas con 1-2 papilas por célula simples a bifurcadas, bajas y células basales cuadradas a rectangulares, con paredes gruesas, lisas.
 
Specimen. Oruro: Cano et al. 3399 (MUB).

 
 
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