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Published In: Bericht über die Thätigkeit der St. Gallischen Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft 1877–78: 272 (Gen. Sp. Musc. 2: 1290). 1880. (Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges.) Name publication detail
 

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Illustrations: Ectropothecium zollingeri (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger (Figs. 1–15.)
Map: Ectropothecium zollingeri (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on base or trunk of trees, rotten wood, or rocks and soil in forests; alt. 200–2840 m.
Distribution: China, Nepal, India, Japan, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, New Guinea, New Caledonia, Fiji, Kuwait, and Hawaii.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: She Co., Mt. Huang, D.-K. Li 2175 (SHM). Fujian: Fu-zhou City, D.-K. Li 1904 (SHM); Nan-jing Co., G.-C. Zhang & J.-Y. Feng 215 (IFSBH); Ning-de Co., J. Zhu 166, 257b, 368, 802, 1039, 1566, 1744 (all in HSNU); Xia-ming City, D.-K. Li 1412 (SHM); Zhang-zhou City, M. Zang 274, 586 (HKAS). Guangdong: Ru-yuan Co., W.-B. Tang & Z.-J. Huang 96016 (SYS); Shao-qing City, X.-K. Chen 80008 (PE). Guizhou: Gui-yang City, Y.-Z. Ge 1406 (PE); Hua-xi, C.-M. Wang 6047 (PE); Jiang-kou, Mt. Fanjing, C. Gao & J.-Y. Feng 31265, 31369, 32394 (all in IFSBH); Sui-yang Co., C. Gao & J.-Y. Feng 0032747 (IFSBH). Hainan: Mt. Diao-luo, Bryology Team 2668, 2783 (both in PE); Mt. Jianfengling, P.-C. Chen 600, 606 (both in MO, PE); Mt. Wuzhi, Bryology Team 2561 (PE). Hunan: Chang-sha Co., C. Gao 101 (IFSBH); Yi-zhang Co., G.-C. Zhang 8485 (IFSBH). Jiangsu: Yi-xing Co., Nanjing Univ. 9 (N). Jiangxi: Mt. Lu, E.-Z. Bai 36958 (IFSBH). Sichuan: Mt. Omei, X.-X. Zhong 544, 560 (WH), M.-X. Zhang 2074 (XBGH); Xi-chang Co., Q.-W. Wang 7128 (PE). Taiwan: Nan-tou Co., S. He 36241, 36066 (both in MO). Xizang: Mo-tuo Co., Y.-G. Su 1933, 3181, 4218 (all in HKAS). Yunnan: Bin-chuan Co., M.-K. Cui 948c (YUKU); Da-li Co., Redfearn et al. 1174 (MO); Gong-shan Co., M. Zang 1889, 2482, 3205, 4078 (all in HKAS), M.-Z. Wang 9768c, 9769a (both in PE); Xishuangbanna, Y.-Y. Wu 811 (MO), L. Zhang 729 (HKAS), X.-J. Li 82-2441 (HKAS). Zhejiang: Mt. Tianmu, M. Zang 446, 459c, 839 (all in HKAS).
 

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is characterized by the ovate-lanceolate leaves that are asymmetric and have acute apices, forked costae, and more or less prorate leaf cells.
 

 

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9. Ectropothecium zollingeri (C. Müll.) Jaeg.     平叶偏蒴藓    ping ye pian shuo xian
Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges. 1877–78: 272. 1880. Glossadelphus zollingeri (C. Müll.) Fleisch., Musci Buitenzorg 4: 1355. 1923. Hypnum zollingeri C. Müll., Syn. Musc. Frond. 2: 241. 1851. Type: Indonesia. Java, Zollinger s.n.
Ectropothecium compactum Thér., Diagn. Esp. Var. Nouv. Mouss. 8: 6. 1910.
Ectropothecium corallicola Broth. & Par., Öfvers. Förh. Finska Vetensk.-Soc. 53(A) 11: 34. 1911.
Ectropothecium pulchellum Broth. & Par., Öfvers. Förh. Finska Vetensk.-Soc. 53(A) 11: 34. 1911.
Ectropothecium subobscurum Thér., Bull. Acad. Int. Géogr. Bot. 19: 23. 1909.
Ectropothecium subobscurum var. majus Broth. & Par., Öfvers. Förh. Finska Vetensk.-Soc. 53(A) 11: 34. 1911.
Ectropothecium subpulchellum Broth. & Par., Öfvers. Förh. Finska Vetensk.-Soc. 53(A) 11: 34. 1911.
Ectropothecium zollingeri var. formosicum (Card.) M.-J. Lai, Taiwania 21: 182. 1976. Hypnum planifrons var. formosicum Card., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 19(2): 147. 1905.
Glossadelphus obscurus (Broth. & Par.) Broth., Nat. Pflanzenfam. (ed. 2) 11: 444. 1925. Ectropothecium obscurum Broth. & Par., Öfvers. Förh. Finska Vetensk.-Soc. 48: 24. 1907.
Taxiphyllum planifrons (Broth. & Par.) Fleisch., Musci Buitenzorg 4: 1435. 1923. Isopterygium planifrons Broth. & Par., Rev. Bryol. 35: 54. 1908.
 
Plants yellowish green or dark green, not glossy. Stems prostrate, irregularly pinnately branched, branches ca. 5 mm long; in stem cross section epidermal cells not inflated, outer cortical cells small, thick-walled; central strand developed; pseudoparaphyllia narrowly lanceolate, 2–7 cells wide at base. Stem leaves straight or slightly falcate, ovate-lanceolate, 1.5–1.5 mm × 0.35–0.50 mm, usually asymmetric, shortly acuminate to acute, not decurrent; margins plane, serrulate above; costae double or forked, only reaching 1/5–1/4 the leaf length, sometimes indistinct; median leaf cells linear, 50–80 µm × 3–5 µm, often smooth, sometimes prorate; alar cells subquadrate in 2–8 rows above one or two inflated, hyaline cells; branch leaves smaller than stem leaves. Autoicous. Inner perichaetial leaves lanceolate, ca. 1.5 mm long, slenderly acuminate, serrulate nearly apex, costa indistinct, median cells thin-walled. Setae yellowish brown or dark brown, 10–13 mm long, smooth; capsules obovoid, 1.0–1.3 mm × 0.5–0.8 mm, asymmetric, horizontal to inclined, constricted below the mouth when dry; opercula shortly rostrate; annuli developed; peristome double, hypnoid, with 2 cilia. Calyptrae not seen. Spores spherical, 12–16 µm in diameter, finely papillose.
 
 
 
 


 

 
 
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