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Published In: Feddes Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis 58: 32. 6. 1955. (Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg.) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Illustrations: Hygrohypnum fontinaloides P.C. Chen (Figs. 1–10.)
Map: Hygrohypnum fontinaloides P.C. Chen (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)


Habitat: on rocks, or rarely on decayed woods or tree trunks along streams and bogs; alt. 700 m.
Distribution: endemic to China.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Specimens Examined:


Chinese specimens examined: Heilongjiang: Xiao Xing An Ling (Mt.), Y.-L. Zhang 7228 (IFSBH, PE). Liaoning: Huan-ren Co., T. Cao & J.-Y. Feng 475 (IFSBH). Nei Mongol: Gen-he, C. Gao 3750 (IFSBH).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
general taxon notes:


Hygrohypnum fontinaloides is characterized by its growing in aquatic or semi-aquatic habitats and by commonly having denuded old stems and branches.


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3. Hygrohypnum fontinaloides P.-C. Chen   长枝水灰藓   chang zhi shui hui xian
Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 58: 32. 1955. Type: China. Heilongjiang (Holungkiang), Xiao Xing An Ling (Mt.), Yichun (I-tchung) City, Tai-ling, Y.-L. Zhang 104 (holotype PE; isotype IFSHB).
Plants slender, semi-aquatic or aquatic, often floating, green or dark green, in loose mats. Stems creeping when dry, elongate, to ca. 25 cm long, irregularly branched, denuded in older parts; rhizoids few. Stem leaves densely imbricate, often split at low parts, oblong-ovate, obtuse, concave; margins involute, entire; costae short, slender, forked, ending at mid-leaf; median leaf cells elongate, 24–30 mm × 3.6–4.8 mm; basal cells longer, about 48–65 mm × 4.8–7.2 mm; alar cells shortly quadrate. Sporophytes not seen.
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