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Published In: Journal of the Hattori Botanical Laboratory 29: 60. 1966. (J. Hattori Bot. Lab.) Name publication detail

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Illustrations: Bartram 1939, fig. 444 (as Taxitheliumbatanense).

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Map: Taxithelium oblongifolium (Sull. & Lesq.) Z. Iwats. (Distribution in China)

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Habitat: on rotten logs; alt. unknown.
Distribution: China and the Philippines.

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Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Hainan: Chang-jiang Co., Redfearn 35740 (MO, PE, SMS). Taiwan: Tai-tung Co., S.-H. Lin s.n. [Bryophytes of Taiwan Exsiccatae ser. 2, no. 99 (MO)]. Yunnan: Meng-la Co., Magill et al. 7792 (MO).


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3.  Taxithelium oblongifolium (Sull. & Lesq.) Iwats.   卵叶麻锦藓   luan ye ma jin xian
J. Hattori Bot. Lab. 29: 60. 1966. Hypnum oblongifolium Sull. & Lesq., Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 4: 279. 1859.
Taxitheliumbatanense Bartr., Philipp. J. Sci. 68: 345. f. 444. 1939. Type: the Philippines.
Plants slender, dull, yellowish green, in dense patches. Main stems elongate, prostrate, irregularly branched; branches less than 1 cm long, 2.5 mm wide with leaves. Leaves patent, ovate, appressed at base, concave, shortly acuminate, ca. 1.5 mm × 0.4 mm; margins plane, serrulate; leaf cells narrowly vermiform, thin-walled, 48–80 µm × ca. 4 µm, finely papillose with papillae in a row; alar cells few, subrectangular, slightly inflated, often yellowish. Setae twisted, 14–16 mm long; capsules small, inclined, protruding at back; opercula conic, shortly rostrate.


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