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Published In: Öfversigt af Förhandlingar: Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademien 18: 281. 1861. (Öfvers. Förh. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad.) Name publication detail

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Illustrations: C. Gao (ed.) 1994 (Pl. 45, figs. 1–10).
Map: Seligeria diversifolia Lindb. (Distribution in China)

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Habitat: on calcareous rocks in high mountains, often mixed with other mosses.

Distribution: China, Ukraine, Europe, Greenland, and North America.

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Chinese specimen examined: Sichuan: Liang Shan (Mt.), G.-C. Zhang & T. Cao 21495 (IFSBH).


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1. Seligeria diversifolia Lindb.   异叶细叶藓  yi-ye xi-ye xian
Öfvers. Förh. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad. 18: 281. 1861. Type. Sweden: Swartz s.n. 1808.
Plants very small, only to 2.0 mm high, yellow, in compact tufts. Stems erect, simple. Leaves imbricate and concave; oblong-ovate and obtuse, gradually becoming larger toward the stem apex on sterile plants; margins entire; costa strong, percurrent or excurrent, not filling subula; cells smooth, rectangular at base, short and qudarate above. Autoicous. Perichaetial leaves sheathing at base, abruptly narrowed to a stout, short subula. Setae elongate, straight, twisted or curved when dry, almost straight when moist; capsules ovoid to oblong-ovoid, somewhat asymmetric. Other features are the same as those described in the generic description.
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