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Published In: Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 7: 106. 3. 1938. (Acta Phytotax. Geobot.) Name publication detail
 

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Isopterygium propaguliferum Toyama (Figs. 1–14.)
Map: Isopterygium propaguliferum Toyama (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Distribution:
 
Habitat: on rotten wood and tree trunks, rarely on ground in forests; alt. 850 m.
Distribution: China, Japan, and Vietnam.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Fujian: Nan-jing Co., G.-C. Zhang & J.-Y. Feng 253, 496 (both in IFSBH), D.-K. Li 1448 (SHM); San-ming City, D.-K. Li 1598 (SHM). Guangxi: Long-sheng Co., J.-M. Jin & S.-S. Hu 450 (PE). Hainan: Mt. Jianfeng, P.-C. Chen et al. 158 (PE). Yunnan: Xishuangbanna, near Meng-lun, X.-J. Li 80-2371 (HKAS).

 

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5. Isopterygium propaguliferum Toy.   芽胞同叶藓   ya bao tong ye xian
Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 7: 106. 1938. Type: Japan.
 
Plants medium-sized, yellowish green, glossy. Stems prostrate, subpinnately branched; branches short, ascending; propagula present on branches, gemmae club shaped, 40–65 µm, on the tips of branches. Leaves dense, erect-spreading, with rhizoids growing on leaf tips, rounded ovate or ovate-lanceolate, 0.7–1.0 mm × 0.30–0.35 mm, slightly concave, suddenly bent to slenderly acuminate or filiform at apex; margins plane, serrulate, recurved at base; costae absent; upper and median leaf cells elongate-rhomboidal, 40–45 µm × 4.5 µm, thick-walled, more or less porose; basal cells broader, thick-walled; alar cells small, shortly rectangular or elliptic. Setae elongate, 15–20 mm; capsules horizontal or inclined, shortly cylindrical, ca. 1.7 mm × 0.63 mm; opercula shortly rostrate; annuli not seen; peristome hypnoid, with 1 cilia. Spores not seen.
 
 
 


 

 
 
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