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Published In: Nuovo Giornale Botanico Italiano, n.s. 5: 160. 1898. (Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s.) Name publication detail
 

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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Illustrations: Physcomitrium sinensi-sphaericum Müll. Hal. (Figs. 9–15.)
Map: Physcomitrium sinensi-sphaericum Müll. Hal. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Distribution:
 
Habitat: on moist forest ground, grasslands, and soil walls.
Distribution: endemic to China.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Specimens examined: Chongqing: Feng-du Co., P.-C. Chen 1273 (HKAS). Heilongjiang: Shang-zhi Co., Z.-W. Ao 8557, 8558 (HKAS). Jiangsu: Nan-jing City, P.-P. Lin 899, 1674 (HKAS, NAS), M. Zang 907 (HKAS); Zhen-jiang City, P.-P. Lin & Q. Wang 2686 (HKAS, NAS). Shanghai: Jin-shan Co., D.-K. Li 1083 (HKAS, SHM). Sichuan: Mt. Omei, D.-K. Li 15285 (HKAS, SHM). Yunnan: Kun-ming City, Q. Li 2, 6 (HKAS). Zhejiang: Lin-an Co., D.-K. Li 3468 (HKAS, SHM).

 

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7. Physcomitrium sinensi-sphaericum C. Müll.   中华立碗藓   zhong-hua li-wan xian
Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n. ser., 5: 160. 1898. Type. China: Shaanxi (Schen-si), Chang-an Co., Liu-kian-se, Giraldi 2182 (isotypes H, HKAS).
 
Plants small to medium-sized, yellowish green, in loose tufts. Stems erect, unbranched, ca. 8–10 mm high. Leaves crowded at stem tips, oblong-ovate to ovate-lanceolate, 1.0–1.5 mm × 0.3–0.5 mm, acuminate to acute at apex; margins entire below, indistinctly serrulate above; costa percurrent to shortly excurrent as a short apiculus; upper and median leaf cells small, irregularly short-rectangular, 15–20 µm × 6–8 µm; basal cells larger and elongate, 25–32 µm × 10–13 µm; marginal cells narrowly rhomboidal to linear, ca. 45 µm × 4 µm. Autoicous. Setae erect, yellowish red, 2–4 mm long; capsules turbinate, reddish brown, 1.0–1.2 mm × 0.7–1.0 mm, mouth wide; apophyses distinctly developed; opercula low-conic with a small apiculus; annuli small; peristome absent. Calyptrae not seen. Spores not seen.
 
 
 
 
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