Home Moss Flora of China
Name Search
About
Moss Checklist
Moss Flora
Guide to Authors
Participants
Glossary
Clastobryum Dozy & Molk. Search in The Plant ListSearch in Index Nominum Genericorum (ING)Search in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: Musci Frondosi Inediti Archipelagi Indici 2: 41. 1846. (Musc. Frond. Ined. Archip. Ind.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 4/1/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
 

Export To PDF Export To Word

 

5. Clastobryum Dozy & Molk.   疣胞藓属   you bao xian shu
Musci Frond. Ined. Archip. Ind. 2: 41. 1846.
 
Plants slender or slightly robust, soft, yellowish green, rarely red, or reddish brown, usually glossy. Stems slender and long, prostrate, rhizoids in mats; irregularly and densely pinnately branched, sometimes with narrowly flagellate branchlets. Branches short or long, erect or ascending, rarely pendent, round, or sometimes complanate with leaves appressed. Leaves loose or somewhat dense, narrowly ovate, concave, not plicate, shortly acuminate or ovate-lanceolate, acuminate; costae absent; leaf cells narrowly elongated; alar cells slightly inflated, thick-walled, reddish brown. Propagula present on branch axils, with large papillae. Autoicous. Inner perichaetial leaves lanceolate with long filiform acumen. Setae slender, twist, reddish brown; capsules erect, elongated ovate-round; opercula curved and shortly rostrate; annulus none; peristome double; exostome teeth reflexed when dry, lanceolate, smooth, low trabeculate on inner surface; endostome segments patent on the mouth of capsule; basal membrane low; cilia short, irregular. Spores irregular in shape, variable in size, densely papillose.
 
 
 

Export To PDF Export To Word
Clastobryum is represented by a single species in China.

1. Clastobryum glabrescens (Iwats.) B. C. Tan, Iwats. & Norris  

 
 
© 2014 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110