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Published In: Contributio ad Floram Cryptogamam Asiae Boreali-Orientalis 233. 1872. (Contr. Fl. Crypt. As.) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Ctenidium hastile (Mitt.) Lindb. (Figs. 1–15.)
Map: Ctenidium hastile (Mitt.) Lindb. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Habitat: on tree trunks or rocks; alt. 1330 m.
Distribution: China and Japan.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: Qin-xian Co., W.-Y. Zheng s.n. (XBGH). Jiangxi: Mt. Sanqin, E.-Z. Bai 37616 (HKAS).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
Ctenidium hastile is similar to C. andoi, but differs in having orderly spreading stem and branch leaves, thick-walled and slightly prorate median leaf cells, and a small alar region of a few, short and thick-walled cells.


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4. Ctenidium hastile (Mitt.) Lindb.   戟叶梳藓   ji ye shu xian
Contr. Fl. Crypt. As. 10: 233. 1872. Hyocomium hastile (Mitt.) Mitt., Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot., ser. 2, 3: 177. 1891. Hypnum hastile (Mitt.) Jaeg., Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges. 1877–78 (Ad. 2): 594. 1879. Stereodon hastilis Mitt., J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot., 8: 153. 1864. Type: Japan. Nagasaki, Oldham s.n.
Ctenidium hastile var. microplyllum Card., Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève, ser. 2, 5: 323. 1913.
Plants slender, small to medium-sized, pale yellowish green, sometimes reddish brown. Stems prostrate, up to 5 cm long, pinnately to subpinnately branched; branches dense or remote, flattened, erect or curved, ca. 8 mm long; pseudoparaphyllia triangular or broadly triangular, shortly acuminate. Stem leaves spreading, sometimes slightly falcate, 1.2–1.5 mm × 0.5–0.6 mm, broadly ovate-lanceolate, rarely abruptly acuminate, sometimes twisted at apex, cordate at base, moderately decurrent, rarely plicate; margins slightly recurved above, rarely rugose, serrulate throughout; costae double, ca. 1/4 the leaf length; median leaf cells ca. 50 µm × 4–5 µm, sometimes slightly prorate, thick-walled, somewhat porose; alar cells slightly differentiated, quadrate or shortly rectangular, thick-walled, porose, decurrent alar cells distinctly differentiated, rectangular; branch leaves slightly falcate-secund, 0.8–1.1 mm × 0.3–0.4 mm, narrowly ovate-lanceolate. Dioicous. Inner perichaetial leaves erect, ovate- or triangular-lanceolate, rarely plicate, slenderly acuminate, curled at apex, serrulate above, costae double, ca. 1/5 the leaf length, separate at base, median cells thick-walled, porose. Setae ca. 2.5 cm long, reddish brown, usually smooth; capsules horizontal, ovoid to shortly cylindrical, 1.2–2.0 mm × 0.6–1.0 mm, slightly curved; opercula shortly rostrate. Spores 12–18 µm in diameter.


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