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Published In: Acta Botanica Fennica 96: 14. 1972. (Acta Bot. Fenn.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 3/18/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Illustrations: Rhodobryum laxelimbatum (Hampe ex Ochi) Z. Iwats. & T.J. Kop. (Figs. 9–13.)
Map: Rhodobryum laxelimbatum (Hampe ex Ochi) Z. Iwats. & T.J. Kop. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Habitat: on humus, thin soil over rocks or tree trunks; alt. 1500–2700 m.
Distribution: China, Nepal, and India (Sikkim).

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Taiwan: X.-J. Li 16813 (HKAS). Xizang: Bo-mi, S.-G. Wu 5182 (HKAS); Mo-tuo Co. (Ge-dang), S.-G. Wu 5196a (HKAS). Yunnan: Bi-jiang Co., M. Zang 5793 (HKAS); Teng-chong Co., X.-J. Li 356 (HKAS); Yang-bi Co., Redfearn et al. 349, 695 (both in MO).


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2. Rhodobryum laxelimbatum (Ochi) Iwats. & T. Kop.   阔边大叶藓   kuo bian da ye xian
Acta Bot. Fenn. 96: 14. 1972. Bryum laxelimbatum Hampe ex Ochi, J. Jap. Bot. 43: 112. 1968. Type: the Himalayas.
Plants medium-sized, bright green or yellowish green. Erect stems ca. 25 mm high, with leaves forming rosettes at stem tops. Leaves spathulate or obovate, gradually acuminate or abruptly apiculate; upper margins plane, serrate, lower margins more or less recurved; costae percurrent, in cross section without dorsal stereids; median leaf cells elongate-rhombic; margins bordered by 2–4 rows of narrower cells, rarely not clearly bordered. Capsules club-shaped; endostome segments well developed; cilia 3. Spores ca. 21 µm in diameter.


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