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Published In: Symbolae Sinicae 4: 113. 1929. (Symb. Sin.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustrations: Entodon divergens Broth. (Figs. 1–12.)
Map: Entodon divergens Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on tree trunks; alt. unknown.
Distribution: endemic to China.

 


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Chinese specimens examined: Jiangxi: Mt. Sanqing, X.-M. Zhao 577 (HSNU). Xizang: Mi-lin Co., M. Zang 1946 (HKAS); Ya-dong Co., M. Zang 524 (HKAS). Yunnan: Teng-chong Co., X.-J. Li 77-550 (HKAS).
 

 

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7. Entodon divergens Broth.   异枝绢藓   yi zhi juan xian
Symb. Sin. 4: 113. 1929. Type: China. Yunnan, Salwin, Handel-Mazzetti 9184 (holotype H).
 
Plants medium-sized, yellowish green, glossy, in complanate mats. Stems slender, prostrate, 2–3 cm long, densely foliate, with erect-spreading branches, 1.0–1.5 cm long. Stem leaves erect-spreading, narrowly ovate-lanceolate, 2.4–2.8 mm × 0.5–0.7 mm, concave, constricted at base, gradually acuminate toward apex; margins entire; costae absent; median leaf cells linear-rhomboidal, 55–75 µm × 5–6 µm; alar cells numerous, quadrate. Autoicous. Setae 15–20 mm long, yellowish; capsules erect, elongate-ellipsoidal; opercula shortly conic-rostrate; annuli absent; exostome teeth triangular-lanceolate, vertically striolate throughout; endostome segments linear, papillose. Spores not seen.
 
 
 


 

 
 
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