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Published In: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien I(3): 1003. 1907. (Nat. Pflanzenfam.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Illustrations: Pseudoleskeopsis zippelii (Dozy & Molk.) Broth. (Figs. 7–14.)
Map: Pseudoleskeopsis zippelii (Dozy & Molk.) Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: often on moist rocks near streams or on tree trunks.
Distribution: China, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and the Philippines.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Specimens Examined:
 
Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: Jin-zhai Co., Z.-M. Zeng 10168 (MO). Fujian: Fu-zhou City, Nov. 8, 1925, H.-H. Chang s.n. (H), Gushan (Mt.), M. Zang 785 (HKAS, IFSBH); Jing-long Co., M. Zang 334, 338 (HKAS, IFSBH); Nan-ping Co., C. Gao 25562 (IFSBH). Guangdong: Mt. Ding-hu, C. Gao 8226 (IFSBH); Ren-hua Co., W.-T. Tsang 26192, 26062, 12212, 12178 (FH, NY). Guangxi: Xing-an Co., C. Gao 1176 (IFSBH). Guizhou: Fan-jing Shan (Mt.), P.-C. Wu 23577 (FH); Li Shan (Mt.), B.-C. Tan 91788 (FH); Sui-yang Co., C. Gao 33657 (IFSBH). Hainan: Bawang-ling (Mt.), C. Gao 3279, 3357 (IFSBH); Chang-jiang Co., Redfearn 33715 (H); Le-dong Co., B.-J. Lin 4024 (H); Lin-shui Co., Redfearn 36225 (H). Hong Kong: Tai-mo Shan (Mt.), C.-H. Gao 26116 (IFSBH). Jiangsu: Ming Ling, M. Zang 440 (HKAS, IFSBH); Yi-xing Co., P.-C. Wu & Y.-X. Jin 2200 (MO). Liaoning: Feng-cheng Co., Noda 469 (IFSBH); Kuan-dian Co., Buck 23628 (NY), T. Cao 38712 (IFSBH); Zhuang-he Co., X.-Y. Jia 880026, 880131, 880386 (IFSBH). Sichuan: Wo-long Co., Y. Xian 62108 (HKAS, IFSBH). Yunnan: Chu-xiong Co., Redfearn et al. 17366 (MO); Meng-la Co., Redfearn 33978 (MO); Ping-bien Co., H.-T. Tsai 55294 (H). Zhejiang: Hang-zhou City, Buck 23907 (NY), R.-L. Hu 202 (MO); Mt. Jiu-long, Z.-L. Liu 834 (IFSBH, SHM); Yuan Si, M. Zang 229 (HKAS, IFSBH).
 

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
general taxon notes:
The distinct features of this species are: 1) plants rigid, with abundant irregular and dense branches; 2) leaves acuminate from broadly ovate base, with obtuse and dentate apices; 3) costa broader at leaf base, becoming thin and twisting upward; 4) leaf cells short and small, nearly parenchymatous; and 5) capsules pendent, peristome well developed, and cilia present.

 

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2. Pseudoleskeopsis zippelii (Dozy & Molk.) Broth. 拟草藓 ni cao xian
Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1003. 1907. Hypnum zippelii Dozy & Molk., Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., ser. 3, 2: 310. 1844. Type. Indonesia: Amboina, Zippelinus s.n.
Pseudoleskeopsis decurvata (Mitt.) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1003. 1907. Leskea decurvata Mitt., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 8: 154. 1864.
Pseudoleskeopsis integrifolia Broth., Symb. Sin. 4: 95. 1929. Type. China: Hunan,Yin-schan Wukang, Handel-Mazzetti 12203 (holotype H).
Pseudoleskeopsis japonica (Sull.) Iwats., J. Hattori Bot. Lab. 29: 58. 1966. Hypnum japonicum Sull. in Perry, Narr. Exp. China Japan 2: 330. 1857.
Pseudoleskeopsis orbiculata (Mitt.) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1003. 1907. Hypnum orbiculatum Mitt., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot., Suppl. 1: 84. 1859.
Pseudoleskeopsis orbiculata var. laticuspis (Card.) Thér., Ann. Crypt. Exot. 2: 15. 1929. Pseudoleskeopsis laticuspis (Card.) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1003. 1907. Pseudoleskea laticuspis Card., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 17(1): 30. 1904.
Pseudoleskeopsis serrulata Card. & Thér., Bull. Acad. Int. Géogr. Bot. 21: 271. 1911. Type. China: Guizhou, Pingba, Chuts-shan, 10. 1. 1903, Aortunat s.n. (isotype H).
 
Plants rigid, dark green, yellowish green when young, in mats. Stems creeping, up to 3–4 cm long, irregularly branched; branches usually fascicular, erect, 0.5–1.0 cm long, slightly declinate when dry. Stem leaves loosely appressed on stems when dry, spreading when moist, triangularly ovate, 1.2–1.5 mm × 0.5–0.6 mm; upper margins crenate; costa thick, strong, ending below apex; branch leaves broadly ovate, involute or slightly secund when dry, spreading when moist, 1.0–1.4 mm × 0.5–0.8 mm, obtuse at apex; margins plane, usually dentate; costa ending before apex; upper and median leaf cells small, round hexagonal or rhomboid, 7–12 µm × 5–6 µm; basal leaf cells near margins subquadrate, along costa shortly rectangular. Inner perichaetial leaves lanceolate, 2–3 mm × 0.8 mm; cells linear, costa percurrent, broader below. Setae long 1.5–2.0 cm. reddish brown, sometimes two mature sporophytes borne in one perichaetium; capsules pendent, obovoid to oblong-ovoid, 1.5–2.0 mm long, with short, distinct apophysis, mouth contracted when dry; exostome and endostome equal in length, 0.4–0.6 mm long; exostome teeth lanceolate, nearly smooth, with lamella; endostome segments folded; basal membrane high; cilia 2. Spores spherical, 20–25 µm in diameter, verrucose.
 
 

 

 
 


 

 
 
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