Home Moss Flora of China
Name Search
Moss Checklist
Moss Flora
Guide to Authors
!Tayloria subglabra (Griff.) Mitt. 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 GardenSearch in Flora do Brasil 2020Search in Reflora - Virtual HerbariumSearch in Living Collections Decrease font Increase font Restore font

Published In: Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society, Botany, Supplement 1: 57. 1859. (J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot., Suppl.) 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: Tayloria subglabra (Griff.) Mitt. (Figs. 1–9.)
Map: Tayloria subglabra (Griff.) Mitt. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Habitat: on animal droppings, nitrogen rich soil, or tree trunks; alt. 2000–2500 m.
Distribution: China, Bhutan, India, and Nepal.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Xizang: Bo-mi Co., S.-G. Wu 5184b (HKAS); Mo-tuo Co., Y.-G. Su 1842 (HKAS), S.-G. Wu 740 (HKAS); Mt. Qomolangma, X.-G. Wang 76 (MO). Yunnan: Du-long-jiang (River), M. Zang 3811 (HKAS); Lu-xi Co., X.-J. Li 80-768 (HKAS); Lv-chun Co., M. Zang 442 (HKAS).


Export To PDF Export To Word


9. Tayloria subglabra (Griff.) Mitt.   平滑小壶藓   ping-hua xiao hu xian
J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot., Suppl. 1: 57. 1859. Dissodon subglaber (Griff.) C. Müll., Linnaea 36: 12. 1869. Orothodon subglaber Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 2: 483. 1842. Type. India: Khasia, Griffith 28.
Plants small to medium-sized, 1.0–1.5 cm high, dark green, gregarious or mixed with other mosses. Stems erect, often simple, rarely branched at base, densely radiculose below, rhizoids brownish. Leaves erect-patent, narrowly lingulate, 2–4 mm × 0.7–1.1 mm, slenderly acuminate at apex, lower leaves usually smaller; margins plane, strongly dentate above the midleaf, formed by 1–3-celled teeth; costa subpercurrent or shortly excurrent, dorsal stereid band present in cross section; upper leaf cells pentagonal to hexagonal; median cells elongate, 50–110 µm × 20–50 µm, thin-walled, hyaline; lower cells rectangular. Autoicous. Perichaetial leaves not differentiated from stem leaves. Perigonia budlike, located on lateral short branches. Setae erect, yellowish, 0.8–1.5 cm long; capsules shortly cylindrical, 1.5–2.0 mm long, apophyses somewhat developed, much shorter than the urns; opercula conic, shortly rostrate; annuli none; peristome teeth typical as in the genus. Calyptrae roughened or papillose. Spores spherical, 15–25 µm in diameter.


© 2018 Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard - Saint Louis, Missouri 63110