Home Moss Flora of China
Name Search
About
Moss Checklist
Moss Flora
Guide to Authors
Participants
Glossary
Bryum kashmirense Broth. Search in The Plant ListSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: Acta Societatis Scientiarum Fennicae 24(2): 24. 1899. (Acta Soc. Sci. Fenn.) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 3/17/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
General Reference:

Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Illustrations: Bryum kashmirense Broth. (Figs. 9–18.)
Map: Bryum kashmirense Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on thin soil over rocks; alt. 3200 m.
Distribution: China, India, and the Himalayas.
 
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Xizang: Mo-tuo Co., Y.-G. Su 1669 (HKAS). Yunnan: De-qin Co., D.-C. Zhang 281 (HKAS).

 

Export To PDF Export To Word

 

21. Bryum kashmirense Broth.   喀什真藓   ha shi zhen xian
Acta Soc. Sci. Fenn. 24(2): 24. 1899. Anomobryum kashmirense (Broth.) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 563. 1903. Type: Kashmir.
 

Plants very small, ca. 4 mm high, yellowish green above, reddish brown below, in dense tufts. Stems often branched by innovations at base, densely foliate at top of stems. Leaves imbricate, oblong-ovate, 0.8–1.5 mm long, cucullate above, acuminate; margins plane or narrowly recurved, entire; costae shortly excurrent, somewhat reddish below, pale yellowish brown above; leaf cells rhomboidal, 38–75 µm × 7–15 µm, moderately thick-walled, becoming narrower close to margins, borders not differentiated. Dioicous. Perichaetial leaves not clearly differentiated. Setae straight, ca. 8–15 mm long, reddish brown; capsules reddish brown, horizontal to pendulous, pyriform or ovoid, 2.0–2.4 mm × 0.8–0.9 mm; neck short; mouth large; opercula conic; peristome perfect; endostome segments perforate; cilia 2. Spores spherical, 9–14 µm in diameter.

 
 
 
 


 

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