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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 10: 180. 1868. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Ectropothecium buitenzorgii (Bél.) Mitt. (Figs. 1–9.)
Map: Ectropothecium buitenzorgii (Bél.) Mitt. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)


Habitat: mainly on tree trunks or on rocks and soil; alt. 470–650 m.
Distribution: China, India, and Indonesia.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Fujian: Nan-qian Co., G.-C. Zhang & J.-Y. Feng 611 (IFSBH). Guangdong: Ru-yuan Co., Z.-H. Li et al. 95001 (SYS). Yunnan: He-kou Co., M. Zang 4365 (HKAS), Mt. Liulian, M. Zang 4015 (HKAS). Zhejiang: Kai-hua Co., C.-Y. Tian 0208 (HSNU).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is characterized by its regularly pinnately branched stems, serrate leaf margins, and elongate setae.



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2. Ectropothecium buitenzorgii (Bél.) Mitt.   偏蒴藓   pian shuo xian
J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 10: 180. 1868. Stereodon buitenzorgii (Bél.) Mitt., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot., Suppl. 2: 99. 1859. Hypnum buitenzorgii Bél., Voy. Indes Or. 2(Crypt.): 94. 1835. Type: Indonesia. Java.
Plants rather robust, yellowish green or brownish, glossy. Stems prostrate, regularly pinnately branched, branches blunt, flattened; in stem cross section epidermal cells small, thick-walled, outer cortical cells 2–4 layers, medullar cells larger, colored; central strand absent. Branch leaves falcate-secund, usually plicate, ovate-lanceolate, ca. 1.6 mm long; margins serrate above midleaf, serrulate below; costae double, short or indistinct; median leaf cells narrowly rhomboidal to linear, 50–55 µm long × 5–7 µm mm; alar cells subquadrate, small, not conspicuous; stem leaves larger than branch leaves, alar cells inflated, hyaline. Dioicous. Perichaetial leaves lanceolate, gradually acuminate, distinctly serrate. Setae elongate, 2.5–3.5 cm long, reddish; capsules pendulous, ovoid; opercula conic, shortly rostrate; annuli not seen; peristome hypnoid. Calyptrae not seen. Spores not seen.
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