21. Entodon pylaisioides R.-L. Hu & Y.-F. Wang 锦叶绢藓 jing ye juan xian
J. Bryol. 11: 249. 1980. Type: China. Xizang, Yadong Co., M. Zang 235 (holotype HKAS).
Plants medium-sized to rather large, yellowish green, glossy, in dense mats. Stems prostrate, 3–6 cm long, complanate. Stem and branch leaves similar, oblong-lanceolate, 2.1–2.4 mm × 0.5–0.7 mm, gradually acuminate; margins entire; costae absent; median leaf cells linear, 60–80 µm × 8–10 µm; alar cells numerous, quadrate to shortly rectangular. Autoicous. Setae 8–10 mm long, yellowish; capsules erect; annuli absent; exostome teeth lanceolate, vertically striolate except in top 3–4 plates; endostome segments linear, shorter than the teeth, smooth. Spores not seen.