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Published In: Hedwigia 80: 57. 1941. (Hedwigia) Name publication detailView in Botanicus
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 3/13/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Illustrations: Gymnostomum laxirete (Broth.) P.C. Chen (Figs. 1–3.)
Map: Gymnostomum laxirete (Broth.) P.C. Chen (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on calcareous rocks.
Distribution: endemic to China.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Specimen examined: Only the type was seen.

 

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3. Gymnostomum laxirete (Broth.) P.-C. Chen    厚壁净口藓 hou-bi jing-kou xian
Hedwigia 80: 57. 1941. Hymenostylium laxirete Broth., Symb. Sin. 4: 32. 1929. Type. China: Yunnan, Li-jiang Co., Handel-Mazzetti 4204 (holotype H).
 
Plants medium-sized to rather large, 30–60 mm high, in dense tufts. Stems erect, usually branched, densely foliate. Leaves ovate at the base, rather abruptly narrowed and lanceolate above the base, blunt at the apex; margins plane, entire; costa stout, ending just below the apex; upper leaf cells rounded or oblong-elliptic hexagonal, strongly thick-walled, irregularly arranged; basal cells broader and longer, irregularly rectangular or oblong-elliptic, rather thick-walled, all cells smooth. Sporophytes unknown.
 
 
 
 
 
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