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Published In: Hedwigia 80: 249. 49 f. 1, 2. 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: Hydrogonium inflexum (Duby) P.C. Chen (Figs. 3–4.)
Map: Hydrogonium inflexum (Duby) P.C. Chen (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Habitat: on soil on moist slopes or on rocks near streams.
Distribution: China and Indonesia.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/1/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Fujian: Nan-qing Co., D.-K. Li 1454 (HKAS, SHM). Guangdong: Ding-hu Shan (Mt.), W.-L. Zhang 5, 6 (PE). Xizang: Mo-tuo Co., Y.-G. Su 3796 (HKAS).


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6. Hydrogonium inflexum (Dub.) P-C. Chen    褶叶石灰藓 zhe-ye shi-hui xian
Hedwigia 80: 249. 1941. Barbula inflexa (Duby) C. Müll., Syn. Musc. Frond. 1: 605. 1849. Tortula inflexa Duby in Moritzi, Syst. Verz. 133. 1846. Type. Indonesia: Java, Zollinger 1603.
Plants medium-sized, to 30 mm high, dark green, in loose tufts. Stems erect, simple or branched, loosely foliate, radiculose at the base. Leaves contorted when dry, erect-spreading when moist, oblong-elliptic or ligulate, blunt to rounded-obtuse or weakly apiculate at the apex, distinctly plicate in the lower half; margins entire, plane; upper leaf cells quadrate to hexagonal, smooth or rarely mammillose; basal cells oblong, smooth, hyaline. Setae straight, 10–15 mm long, reddish; capsules cylindrical; opercula long conic-rostrate; peristome teeth linear, twisted twice counterclockwise, papillose, with a low basal membrane.
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