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Published In: Bericht über die Thätigkeit der St. Gallischen Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft 1876–77: 295 (Gen. Sp. Musc. 2: 361). 1878. (Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges.) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Entodon longifolius (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger (Figs. 1–9.)
Map: Entodon longifolius (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Habitat: on tree trunks; alt. 695–2800 m.
Distribution: China and India.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Guangdong: Mt. Dinghu, Z.-H. Li 174 (IBSC), P.-J. Lin 139 (MO), H. Wu B147 (IBSC); Ru-yuan Co., P.-J. Lin 955, 962 (both in IBSC); Yang-shan Co., P.-J. Lin 458 (IBSC). Guangxi: Neicujiang, P.-C. Wu 306 (PE); Tian-lin Co., Exped. Team 2646 (IBSC); Xing-an Co., Exped. Team 1212 (IBSC). Guizhou: Jiang-kou Co., C. Gao 31516, 33957Hunan: Mt. Mangshan, Exped. Team 1011 (IBSC). Xizang: Cha-yu Co., S.-G. Wu 1084c (IFSBH). Yunnan: Gong-shan Co., M.-Z. Wang 11492b (PE); Lu-quan Co., Yunnan Univ. Biol. Dept. 646 (YUKU); Meng-la, L. Zhang 696 (HKAS); Teng-chong Co., X.-J. Li 77-588 (HKAS); Yang-bi Co., Redfearn et al. 502b (MO). (both in IFSBH).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is characterized by its narrowly ovate-lanceolate leaves with length vs. width ratio 4–5 to 1.


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12. Entodon longifolius (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger   长叶绢藓   chang ye juan xian
Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges. 1876–77: 295. 1878. Cylindrothecium longifolium (Müll. Hal.) Paris, Index Bryol. 300. 1894. Neckera longifolia Müll. Hal., Syn. Musc. Frond. 2: 60. 1850. Type: India.
Plants medium-sized, green or yellowish green, glossy, in dense mats. Stems prostrate, 3–5 cm long, irregularly branched; leafy branches complanate, 5–10 mm long, densely foliate. Stem and branch leaves similar, narrowly ovate-lanceolate, 2.0–2.5 mm × 0.4–0.5 mm, slightly concave; median leaf cells linear, 60–80 µm × 6–7 µm; apical cells shorter; alar cells quadrate, numerous. Sporophytes not seen.


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