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Publicado en: The Bryologist 60(2): 138, f. 1–2. 1957. (Bryologist) Name publication detail
 

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2. Cyrtomnium Holmen    曲灯藓属   qu deng xian shu
Bryologist 60: 138. 1957.
 
Plants small to medium-sized, pale green, yellowish brown, in loose tufts. Stems simple, erect, ca. 20 mm high, with rhizoids at base. Leaves distant, complanate, in 2 rows, broadly ovate to rounded-ovate, plane, abruptly acute, apiculate, suddenly narrowed at base, not decurrent; margins plane, entire, bordered by 2–3 rows of linear, yellowish cells, unistratose; costae slightly curved, ending just below the apex, in cross section with stereid bands on both dorsal and ventral sides; median leaf cells irregularly hexagonal, 30–40 µm wide, slightly obliquely arranged, thin- to thick-walled, rarely thickened at corners; apical and basal cells smaller. Dioicous. Sporophytes not seen.
 

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The genus consists of two species in the world. One species is known in China.

1. Cyrtomnium hymenophylloides (Hüb.) T. Kop.
 
 
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