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Published In: Transactions of the British Bryological Society 3: 445. 1958. (Trans. Brit. Bryol. Soc.) Name publication detail
 

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Illustrations: Orthomnion bryoides (Griff.) Nork. (Figs. 1–6.)
Map: Orthomnion bryoides (Griff.) Nork. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
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Habitat: on rocks, tree trunks, or rotten trees; alt. 600–2500 m.
Distribution: China, Nepal, India, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/4/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Sichuan: Ma-er-kang Co., X.-J. Li 1657 (HKAS). Xizang: Mo-tuo Co., S.-K. Chen 937 (HKAS). Yunnan: Gong-shan Co., Q.-W. Wang 8176 (HKAS); Rui-li Co., X.-J. Li 512, 513, 518 (all in HKAS); Xishuangbanna, W.-X. Xu 6167 (HKAS).

 

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1. Orthomnion bryoides (Griff.) Norkett   南亚立灯藓   nan ya li deng xian
Trans. Brit. Bryol. Soc. 3: 445. 1958. Orthotrichum bryoides Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 2: 486. 1842. Type: India.
Mnium sikkimense Ren. & Card., Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 38(1): 15. 1900.
Mnium spathulifolium Dix., J. Siam Soc., Nat. Hist. Suppl. 9: 23. 1932.
Mnium subcrispum C. Müll., Gen. Musc. Frond. 134. 1900.
Orthomnion crispum Wils., Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 9: 368. 1857, nom. nud.
Orthomnion trichomitrium Wils., Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 9: 368. 1857, nom. nud.
 
Plants medium-sized, in loose tufts. Primary stems prostrate; secondary stems erect, simple, 2–3 cm high, with dense rhizoids. Lower leaves distant; upper leaves crowded, strongly crisped when dry, spreading when moist, broadly ovate or obovate; margins distinctly bordered by 3–5 rows of elongate cells; costae mostly percurrent or shortly excurrent; leaf cells elliptical or hexagonal, rather thin-walled, clearly porose. Dioicous. Setae 2 per perichaetium, 0.7–1.3 cm long; capsules erect. Calyptrae cucullate, usually hairy.
 
 
 


 

 
 
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