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Published In: Hedwigia 71: 71. 1931. (Hedwigia) Name publication detailView in Botanicus

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 4/3/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Taxiphyllum inundatum Reimers (Figs. 1–14.)
Map: Taxiphyllum inundatum Reimers (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)


Habitat: on soil in wet places.
Distribution: endemic to China.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimen examined: Guangdong: Ying-de Co., X.-H. Xu 72 (PE).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is mostly distinctive by its aquatic habitat.


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6. Taxiphyllum inundatumReim.    浮生鳞叶藓  fu sheng lin ye xian
Hedwigia 71: 71. 1931. Type: China. Guangdong (Kwangtung), Ta-poo, Sin et al. 33.
Plants aquatic. Stems bipinnately branched, branches up to 12 cm long, yellowish green, flattened, glossy. Leaves pseudodistichous, dense, erect-spreading, slightly concave, ovate- to oblong-ovate, gradually acuminate, 1.3–1.5 mm × 0.6–0.7 mm; margins serrulate above, recurved below, not decurrent; costae double, up to 1/3 the leaf length; leaf cells rhomboidal, ca. 50 µm × 6–8 µm, prorate; apical cells shorter; basal cells broader; alar cells not clearly differentiated. Sporophytes not seen.


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