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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 10: 181. 1868. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Leucomium is a genus with a pantropical distribution. There are 26 names that had been placed in the genus prior to the revisionary study undertaken by Allen (1987). Two species are now recognized: L. strumosum and L. steerei Allen & Veling. Only L. strumosum is distributed in China.


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1. Leucomium Mitt. 白藓属 bai xian shu
J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 10: 181. 1868.
The description of the genus is the same as for Leucomium strumosum (Hornsch.) Mitt.

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 One species is found in China.

1. Leucomium strumosum (Hornsch.) Mitt. 

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