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Published In: Öfversigt af Förhandlingar: Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademien 19: 364. 1862. (Öfvers. Förh. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad.) Name publication detail

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Illustrations: J.-C. Zhao & L.-F. Han 1999 (Pl. 2, figs. 1–11).

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Map: Timmia norvegica J.E. Zetterst. (Distribution in China)

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Habitat: on soil or thin soil over rocks near streams; alt. 2000–3100 m.
Distribution: China, Northern and Central Asia, Europe, North America, and Greenland.

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Chinese specimens examined: Shaanxi: Hu Co., Z.-P. Wei 4585 (HBNU, WUG). Xinjiang: Ha-mi Co., J.-C. Zhao 4582 (HBNU); Mt. Altai, J.-C. Zhao 929 (HBNU, XJU); Mt. Bogeda, J.-C. Zhao 2766 (HBNU).


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3. Timmia norvegicaZett.   挪威美姿藓   nuo wei mei zi xian
Öfvers. Förh. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad. 19: 364. 1862. Timmia megapolitana var. norvegica (Zett.) Lindb. in Hartm., Handb. Skand. Fl. (ed. 9) 2: 31. 1864. Type: Norway.
Timmia norvegica var. crassiretis Hess., Meddel. Grønland 43: 173. 1911.
3a. Timmia norvegica var. norvegica   挪威美姿藓原变种   nuo wei mei zi xian yuan bian zhong
Plants medium-sized, deep green or yellowish green, in loose tufts. Stems erect, 2–4 cm high, simple or branched. Leaves crisped when dry, erect-spreading when moist, deciduous, narrowly ovate-lanceolate to slenderly lanceolate, somewhat sheathing at base; margins coarsely serrate in the upper 1/3, serrulate or entire below; costae rather strong, percurrent or ending below leaf apex, mammillose or papillose on both sides; leaf cells quadrate or hexagonal, ca. 8–16 µm wide, highly or spinulosely papillose on the ventral side, smooth on the dorsal side; cells at sheathing base hyaline, rectangular or narrowly rectangular, 25–85 µm × 10–17 µm, rarely with rounded papillae. Dioicous. Setae straight, 1.5–2.0 cm long, smooth; capsules elongate-ovoid, horizontal to pendulous, brownish; peristome double; exostome teeth 16, yellowish to pale yellowish, lanceolate, finely papillose below, whitish, coarsely papillose above; endostome segments yellowish, filamentous, strongly perforate; basal membrane high, yellowish, smooth; cilia yellowish, papillose, nodulose. Spores nearly spherical, 17–20 µm in diameter, brownish, minutely papillose.
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