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Published In: Moss Flora of North America 3(4): 264. 1934. (Moss Fl. N. Amer.) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Illustrations: Bryhnia hultenii E.B. Bartram (Figs. 1–10.)
Map: Bryhnia hultenii E.B. Bartram (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Habitat: on tree trunks and rocks; alt. unknown.
Distribution: China, Japan, and North America.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Heilongjiang: Xiao Xing An Ling (Mt.), C. Gao 492 (IFSBH). Liaoning: Ben-xi Co., S.-X. Li 3534 (IFSBH); Feng-cheng Co., X.-Y. Jia 612, 623, 937 (all in IFSBH); Huan-ren Co., T. Cao 53, 111, 284, 379 (all in IFSBH); Kuan-dian Co., T. Cao 38218, 38227, 38945 (all in IFSBH). Shaanxi: Chang-an Co., M.-X. Zhang 210 (WUK); Tai-bai Co., Z.-P. Wei 5921, 6671 (both in WUK). Xizang: Cha-yu Co., C. Gao 492 (IFSBH); Mi-lin Co., Xizang Team 7656 (PE). Yunnan: An-ning Co., S.-Y. Zeng 224 (HKAS); Dulongjiang, D.-C. Zhang 2965 (HKAS); Wei-xi Co., D.-C. Zhang 4830 (HKAS).


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2. Bryhnia hultenii E. B. Bartram in Grout   短尖燕尾藓   duan jian yan wei xian
Moss Fl. N. Amer. 3(4): 264. 1934. Type: North America.
Plants medium-sized to rather large. Stems prostrate, ca. 4–8 cm long, densely subpinnately or irregularly branched; branches ca. 2.0 cm long, more or less julaceous, attenuate at tips. Stem and branch leaves more or less similar, closely imbricate, broadly ovate, 0.93–0.99 mm × 0.83–0.92 mm, concave, sometimes plicate, acute or apiculate, often cucullate at apex, decurrent at base; margins serrulate or irregularly dentate above; costae ending close to leaf apex; median leaf cells elongate-rhombic, 27–35 µm × ca. 5 µm, with rounded ends, thin-walled; upper and marginal cells shorter; basal cells elongate-hexagonal; alar cells distinctly differentiated, inflated, quadrate or shortly rectangular, thin-walled. Perichaetial leaves lanceolate, ecostate. Setae 12–15 mm long, brownish; capsules ovoid to elongate-ovoid, somewhat asymmetrical. Calyptrae cucullate, smooth. Spores ca. 10–13 µm in diameter, nearly smooth.
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