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Published In: Revue Bryologique 36: 9. 1909. (Rev. Bryol.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Illustrations: Physcomitrium courtoisii Paris & Broth. (Figs. 8–14.)
Map: Physcomitrium courtoisii Paris & Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Habitat: on moist soil.
Distribution: endemic to China.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Specimens examined: Anhui: Tong-cheng Co., X.-Z. Sun 398 (HKAS). Chongqing: P.-C. Chen 703 (HKAS, PE). Hunan: Chen Co., Z.-H. Du 21098 (HKAS). Jiangsu: Nan-jing City, H.-J. Yu 5714 (HKAS), M. Zang 2170 (HKAS). Jiangxi: Ying-tan Co., D.-K. Li 1201 (HKAS, SHM). Liaoning: Ben-xi Co., C. Gao 8429 (HKAS, IFSBH). Shanghai: Heng-shan Park, R.-L. Hu 641 (HKAS); Zhong-shan Park, S.-M. Xu 396 (HKAS). Sichuan: Bi-shan Co., P.-C. Chen 1061c (HKAS, PE); Du-jiang-yan City (Guan Co.), S.-M. Yu 405 (HKAS). Yunnan: Mt. Gaoligongshan, W.-X. Xu 83 (HKAS); He-kou Co., J.-J. He 75001 (HKAS). Zhejiang: Mt. West Tianmu, R.-L. Hu 556 (HKAS, HSNU).


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2. Physcomitrium courtoisii Par. & Broth.   江岸立碗藓   jiang-an li-wan xian
Rev. Bryol. 36: 9. 1909. Type. China: Jiangsu (Kiang Sou), Courtois 50 (isotype HKAS).
Plants small to medium-sized, in loose tufts. Stems simple, erect, ca. 8–14 mm high. Leaves sparse, oblong-obovate, 2.5–4.5 mm × ca. 2.0 mm, acute at apex; margins nearly entire or only serrulate in the upper part, slightly incurved in the lower half; costa percurrent or shortly excurrent; upper leaf cells short-rectangular or near-rhombic; basal cells elongate, rectangular; marginal borders differentiated by narrowly rectangular cells. Autoicous. Setae slender, 8–10 mm long, yellowish; capsules near-spherical, ca. 1 mm long, mouth wide, ca. 1.1–1.2 mm wide; opercula low-conic, obtusely apiculate; annuli narrow; peristome absent. Calyptrae not seen. Spores not seen.


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