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Published In: Revue Bryologique 31(3): 64. 1904. (Rev. Bryol.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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Illustrations: Brachythecium uncinifolium Broth. & Paris (Figs. 1–10.)
Map: Brachythecium uncinifolium Broth. & Paris (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on rocks, tree trunks, and soil; alt. unknown.
Distribution: China and Japan.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
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Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: He-shan Co., K.-H. Cai 1776, 1948, 2106, 2378 (all in HSNU). Beijing: Mt. Xiangshan, M.-X. Zhang 7 (WUK). Fujian: Mt. Wuyi, D.-K. Li 7850 (SHM). Heilongjiang: Xiao Xing An Ling (Mt.), C. Gao 519 (IFSBH). Jiangsu: Suzhou City, D.-K. Li 18777 (SHM); Wu Co., D.-K. Li 6734 (SHM). Jiangxi: Mt. Lushan, D.-K. Li 17344 (SHM); Mt. Sanqing, X.-M. Zhao 766, 1265 (both in HSNU). Jilin: An-tu Co., C. Gao 1345 (IFSBH); Lafa, C. Gao 1469 (IFSBH); Mt. Changbai, C. Gao 22448 (IFSBH); Mt. Tumenling, C. Gao 1730 (IFSBH). Shaanxi: Chang-an Co., M.-X. Zhang 483, 657, 759 (all in WUK); Hu Co., Z.-P. Wei 4292 (PE); Ning-shan Co., M.-X. Zhang 3259 (WUK); Zhou-zhi Co., M.-X. Zhang 483 (WUK). Xizang: Mi-lin Co., K.-Y. Lang 622a (PE); Ya-dong Co., Xizang Exped. Team 7911, 7944 (both in PE); Zhunba, M. Zang 1296 (HKAS). Yunnan: De-qin Co., L.-S. Wang 81-1761 (HKAS). Zhejiang: West Tianmu, Y.-F. Wang 335 (HSNU).

 

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39. Brachythecium uncinifolium Broth. & Paris   钩叶青藓   gou ye qing xian
Rev. Bryol. 31: 64. 1904. Bryhnia uncinifolia (Broth. & Paris) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1238. 1906.
Cratoneurella uncinifolia (Broth. & Paris) H. Rob., Bryologist 65: 142. 1962[1963]. Type: Japan. Honshu, Pref. Aomori, Faurie 1464.
 
Plants medium-sized, elongate, dark green to yellowish green, in loose mats. Stems slender, prostrate, to 4.5 cm long, sparsely irregularly branched; branches simple, 7–10 mm long, attenuate at tips. Stem leaves ovate-lanceolate, 1.02–1.83 mm × 0.54–0.86 mm, gradually or rather abruptly narrowed to a slender, often reflexed or twisted apex, usually distinctly decurrent at base; margins entire; costae stout at base, reaching above mid-leaf to in leaf acumen; median leaf cells elongate-rhomboidal, 40–55 µm × 6–9 µm, with rounded ends; alar cells differentiated, quadrate to hexagonal, often extending close to costa at leaf base; branch leaves narrowly ovate-lanceolate to elliptical-lanceolate, rather abruptly narrowed to a slender apex. Autoicous. Setae ca. 15–20 mm long, reddish brown, sparsely and coarsely papillose above, smooth below; capsules elongate-ellipsoidal; peristome not seen. Spores not seen.
 
 
 
 
 
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