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Published In: Botanical Magazine 79(940–941): 769. 1966. (Bot. Mag. (Tokyo)) Name publication detail
 

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Illustrations: Gollania turgens (Müll. Hal.) Ando (Figs. 1–12.)
Map: Gollania turgens (Müll. Hal.) Ando (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on rocks, humus, rotten wood or tree trunks in forests; alt. 1800–3730 m.
Distribution: China, Japan, Nepal, Russia, and North America.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Shaanxi: Feng-xian Co., M.-X. Zhang 1290, 1350, 1352, 1356, 1388 (all in XBGH). Shanxi: Ning-wu Co., C. Gao 30945 (IFSBH). Sichuan: A-ba Co., S. He 30980, 30983, 31024, 31040 (all in MO, PE); Ba-tang Co., S. He 31500 (MO, PE); Hei-shui Co., Redfearn 35497 (MO); Ma-er-kang Co., S. He 31197 (MO, PE), X.-J. Li 988, 1014, 1136, 1506, 1559 (all in HKAS); Mt. Mengbi, S. He 31197 (MO, PE); Nan-ping Co., S. He 30011d, 30289 (both in MO, PE); Ruo-er-gai Co., S. He 30818 (MO, PE); Wo-lang Co., S.-M. Yu 232 (HKAS); Ya-jiang Co., S. He 31934 (MO, PE). Yunnan: Zhong-dian Co., H.-F. Xie 1956 (PE).
 

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/6/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is characterized by the falcate-secund leaves with distinctly recurved leaf margins, costae long and separate at base, and the stem leaves with thick-walled and porose cells.

 

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14. Gollania turgens(C. Müll.) Ando   密枝粗枝藓  mi zhi cu zhi xian
Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 79: 769. 1966. Hypnum turgens (C. Müll.) Par., Index Bryol. Suppl. 215. 1900. Cupressina turgens C. Müll., Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 5: 196. 1896. Type: China. Shaanxi (Schen-si), Mt. Thae-pei-san, Aug. 1896, Giraldi s.n.
Gollania densepinnata Dix., Rev. Bryol., n.s., 1: 189. 1928.
Gollania smirnovii Broth., Rev. Bryol., n.s., 2: 15. 1929.
 
Plants medium-sized, pale yellowish green or pale brownish green, somewhat glossy. Stems prostrate, up to 7 cm long, regularly pinnately branched, rarely remotely branched; stem elliptic in cross section; leafy stems flattened, secund, similar to Hypnum species; branches flattened, irregularly branched, ca. 1 cm long; pseudoparaphyllia lanceolate, 5–7 cells wide at base. Stem leaves distinctly differentiated; dorsal leaves falcate-secund, lanceolate, 2.7–2.9 mm × 0.60–0.75 mm, slenderly acuminate, nearly cordate and plicate at base; margins slightly recurved, irregularly serrulate above; costae double, reaching to 1/4–1/3 the leaf length, separate at base; median leaf cells linear-rhomboidal, 60–80 µm × 2–3 µm, thick-walled, porose, smooth; alar cells distinctly differentiated, in 6–8 longitudinal rows, 8–10 transverse rows; ventral leaves plane at apex; branch leaves narrowly lanceolate, 1.6–2.0 mm × 0.35–0.45 mm. Inner perichaetial leaves twisted or reflexed at apex, costae 2 or indistinct, cells thick-walled. Setae 2.5–3.0 cm long; capsules horizontal, cylindrical, slightly curved, 2.2–2.8 mm × 0.9–1.2 mm. Spores 18–22 µm in diameter.
 
 
 
 


 

 
 
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