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Published In: Annales des Sciences Naturelles; Botanique, sér. 7, 15: 87. 1892. (Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 7,) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Entodon micropodus Besch. (Figs. 1–10.)
Map: Entodon micropodus Besch. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Habitat: on rocks and tree trunks; alt. 1500–2060 m.
Distribution: endemic to China.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: She-xian Co., W.-F. Zheng 46, 325, 1372 (all in HSNU). Hunan: Mt. Mangshan, Exped. Team 1073 (IBSC). Sichuan: Hui-li Co., Handel-Mazzetti 2892 (MO). Yunnan: Da-li Co., Redfearn et al. 1460b, Q.-W. Wang 3602 (both in MO); Gong-shan Co., Q.-W. Wang 7226 (MO), M. Zang 1697 (HKAS, HSNU); Kunming City, Redfearn et al. 2009 (MO), R.-L. Xiong 638 (YUKU); Li-jiang Co., X.-J. Li 81-639 (HKAS), Q.-W. Wang 3800 (MO), M. Zang 1303, S.-Y. Zeng 108 (both in HKAS); Lu-feng Co., Redfearn & S. He 1803b (MO); Lu-nan Co., Redfearn et al. 2245 (MO), S.-Y. Zeng 40058 (HKAS, HSNU); Shangri-la Co., X.-J. Li 81-744, 81-777 (both in HKAS); Yang-bi Co., Redfearn et al. 92 (MO). Zhejiang: Mt. Fengyang, X. Zhang 24 (HSNU).


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15. Entodon micropodus Besch.   短柄绢藓   duan bing juan xian
Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., ser. 7, 15: 87. 1892. Cylindrothecium micropodum (Besch.) Paris, Index Bryol. 301. 1894. Type: China. Yunnan, Delavay 1890.
Plants medium-sized, yellowish green, glossy, in dense mats. Stems prostrate, to 2.3–3.0 cm long, pinnately branched; branches 5–10 mm long, more or less julaceous, attenuate at tips. Stem leaves shortly ovate or obovate, 0.9–1.3 mm × 0.4–0.5 mm, concave, broadly acute or apiculate at apex; margins entire; costae double, very short, indistinct; median leaf cells linear, 60–70 µm × 4–6 µm; apical cells shorter; alar cells numerous, quadrate, thin-walled, 15–20 cells high along margins, extending close to costa at leaf base; branch leaves oblong-ovate. Autoicous. Setae ca. 9 mm long, straight, reddish brown; capsules elongate-ovoid, asymmetric, 1.0–1.5 mm long; annuli well developed, consisting of 3 rows of inflated cells; exostome teeth narrowly lanceolate, densely papillose; endostome segments linear, shorter than teeth, smooth. Spores 10–13 µm in diameter, finely papillose.


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