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Published In: Annales Botanici Fennici 8(4): 367. 1971. (Ann. Bot. Fenn.) Name publication detail
 

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Illustrations: X.-J. Li (ed.) 2006 (Pl. 51, figs. 1–10).
 
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Habitat: on soil or rocks in wet places; alt. 1430–2050 m.
Distribution: China, Japan, Mongolia, Russia, North America, and South Africa.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 3/18/2009)
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Chinese specimens examined: Gansu: Lan-zhou City, Mt. Xinglong, Z.-L. Jin 43 (HKAS). Heilongjiang: Shihezi, C. Gao 826, 828 (both in HKAS); Xiao Xing An Ling (Lesser Khingan Mt.), S.-E. Liu 7622 (HKAS). Jilin: Jiao-he City, C. Gao 885, 1521 (both in HKAS); Mt. Changbai, K.-C. Lang 31 (MO, PE), X.-L. Zhu 222 (MO, PE). Nei Mongol: Da Xing An Ling (Greater Khingan Mt.), P.-C. Chen et al. 747, 749, 756 (all in HKAS). Shaanxi: Qingling, Z.-P. Wei 5920 (HKAS). Sichuan: De-rong Co., X.-J. Li 81-2955 (HKAS); Lu-ding Co., J.-K. Yang 81-2758 (HKAS); Wen-chuan Co., Y. Xuan 82008 (HKAS). Xinjiang: Burqin Co., Q.-T. Jiang 387 (MO); Mt. Bogeda, D.-Z. Wang 622 (MO). Yunnan: Gong-shan Co., M.-Z. Wang 9116, 11512c (both in PE).

 

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7. Plagiomnium ellipticum (Brid.) T. Kop.   阔边匐灯藓   kuo bian fu deng xian
Ann. Bot. Fenn. 8: 367. 1971. Mnium ellipticum Brid., Muscol. Recent. Suppl. 3: 53. 1817. Type: U.S.A.
Mnium latilimbatum X.-J. Li & M. Zang, Acta Bot.Yunnan. 1: 57. pl. 6. 1979. Type: China. Xinjiang, Ho-shan Xian, 1700 m, R.-C. Ching 3128b (holotype HKAS).
Plagiomnium rugicum (Laur.) T. Kop., Ann. Bot. Fenn. 5: 146. 1968. Plagiomnium affine var. rugicum (Laur.) Marg. & During, Bekn. Fl. Ned. Blad. & Leverm. 443. 1982. Mnium rugicum Laur., Flora 19: 292. 1827.
 
Plants medium-sized, in loose tufts. Stems prostrate, sparsely foliate, with dense, brownish rhizoids; fertile branches erect, ca. 2.0 cm high, densely foliate upward. Leaves elliptical, narrowed at base, abruptly acute, obtuse, or apiculate at apex; margins distinctly bordered by 4–8 rows of elongate cells, sparsely serrulate with 1-celled teeth above mid-leaf; costae slender, percurrent; leaf cells pentagonal to hexagonal, regularly arranged, thin-walled. Dioicous. Sporophytic features the same as those of the genus.
 
 
 


 

 
 
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