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Published In: Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, Sitzungsberichte, Mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Klasse, Abteilung 1 131: 217. 1923. (Akad. Wiss. Wien Sitzungsber., Math.-Naturwiss. Kl., Abt. 1,) Name publication detail

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Acceptance : Accepted
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Illustration & Map     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Illustrations: Fauriella tenerrima Broth. (Figs. 10–17.)
Map: Fauriella tenerrima Broth. (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)


Habitat: often on rock surfaces, tree bark or decaying logs in forests; alt. 1100–1200 m.
Distribution: China and Japan.

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Anhui: Huangshan (Mt.), P.-C. Chen 7449 (PE). Guangxi: Long-sheng Co., P.-C. Wu & Y.-X. Lin 811 (PE). Guizhou: Gui-yang City, Guiyang Normal Univ. 77, 166 (PE). Hunan: Hengshan (Mt.), G.-Z. He 19 (PE). Taiwan: Hsin-chu Co., Shevock 14396 (MO); Nan-tou Co., Shevock 14454 (MO). Zhejiang: Lin-an Co., P.-C. Wu 24877 (MO).

Notes     (Last Modified On 5/5/2009)
general taxon notes:


This species is very close to F. tenuis (Mitt.) Card., but differs from the latter by its rather slender plants, ovate and loosely arranged leaves with a short apex, and by having rhomboidal leaf cells with gross papillae.


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2. Fauriella tenerrima Broth. 小粗疣藓 xiao cu-you xian
Akad. Wiss. Wien Sitzungsber., Math.-Naturwiss. Kl., Abt. 1, 131: 217. 1923. Type. China: Hunan, Yunshan, near Wu-gang Co., alt. 1150 m, Handel-Mazzetti 12199 (holotype H).
Plants slender, light green or yellowish, somewhat glossy, in small patches. Stems prostrate, loosely irregularly branched, branches not in equal length, remotely foliate at apex. Leaves ovate, concave, imbricate when dry, erect-spreading when moist, shortly acute or apiculate at apex; margins plane, serrate; costa absent; leaf cells rhomboidal, slightly thick-walled, grossly papillose on the back, basal cells short, rectangular; alar cells quadrate. Sporophytes not seen.


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