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Published In: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien I((3)): 1092. 1908. (Nat. Pflanzenfam.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Taxithelium parvulum (Broth. & Paris) Broth. (Figs. 1–16.)
Map: Taxithelium parvulum (Broth. & Paris) Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Habitat: on rocks, tree trunks or rotten logs; alt. 500–675 m.
Distribution: China and Japan.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Hainan: Le-dong Co., Redfearn 36032 (MO, SMS). Taiwan: Ping-tung Co., Shevock 15043 (CAS, MO).


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4.  Taxithelium parvulum (Broth. & Par.) Broth.   短茎麻锦藓   duan jing ma jin xian
Nat. Pflanzenfam. I(3): 1092. 1908. Trichosteleum parvulum Broth. & Par., Bull. Herb. Boissier, ser. 2, 2: 988. 1902. Type: Japan.
Plants small. Stems short, branches 2–3 mm long, ca. 1.3 mm wide with leaves. Stem leaves lanceolate, gradually narrowed into an obtuse apex, concave; margins serrulate above, involute below; branch leaves ovate, gradually constricted into a shortly piliform apex, 1.1–1.3 mm ´ 0.2–0.4 mm, concave; margins serrulate; upper cells each with 3–5 indistinct papillae; median cells 50–70 µm ´ 4–5 mm, thin-walled; alar region not clearly differentiated, but with hyaline, small, quadrate to rectangular, smooth, thin-walled cells, 9–13 mm long. Perichaetial leaves triangular-lanceolate, ca. 1.24 mm × 0.28 mm, ecostate. Setae elongate; capsules cylindrical, ca. 0.88 mm × 0.6 mm; peristome double; exostome teeth and endostome segments nearly equal in length, ca. 250 µm long. Spores small, 11–16 µm in diameter, smooth.


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