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Published In: Acta Bryolichenologica Asiatica 1: 12. 1989[1990]. (Acta Bryol. Asiat.) Name publication detail
 

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Illustrations: Noguchi 1994, fig. 485, C (as Rhaphidostichum longicuspidatum).


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Map: Papillidiopsis complanata (Dixon) W.R. Buck & B.C. Tan (Distribution in China)

Distribution     (Last Modified On 4/1/2009)
Distribution:
Habitat: on tree trunks or on rotten logs; alt. 600 m.
Distribution: China, Japan, Kampuchea, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Africa.
 

Specimens Examined     (Last Modified On 4/1/2009)
Specimens Examined:
Chinese specimens examined: Guangdong: Feng-kai Co., Z.-H. Li 84-39 (FH, SYS). Hainan: Ling-shui Co., 1977 Exped. Team 3301 (FH, IBSC).
 

Notes     (Last Modified On 4/1/2009)
general taxon notes:
This species is similar toPapillidiopsis ramulina in general appearance, but differs from the latter in having larger plants with branches up to 15 mm long and shortly acuminate leaves.
 

 

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1.  Papillidiopsis complanata (Dix.) W. R. Buck & B. C. Tan  疣柄拟刺疣藓   you bing ni ci you xian
Acta Bryol. Asiat. 1: 12. 1989 [1990]. Rhaphidostichum complanatum (Dix.) Dix., J. Siam Soc., Nat. Hist. Suppl. 10: 24. 1935. Acroporium complanatum Dix., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 51: 256. Pl. 4. f. 15. 1924. Type: Malay Peninsula.
Rhaphidostichum longicuspidatum Seki, J. Sci. Hiroshima Univ., Ser. B, Div. 2, Bot. 12: 66. 1968.
 
Plants rather large, glossy, in extensive mats. Stems prostrate; branches up to 15 mm long. Leaves appressed and slightly secund, oblong-lanceolate, concave, leaf acumen nearly 1/5 the entire leaf length; margins plane, reflexed to incurved in the upper 1/3, entire below, weakly denticulate at apex; leaf cells linear, 90–112 mm long, thick-walled, pitted, becoming shorter or elongate-oval toward apex. Inner perichaetial leaves smaller than vegetative leaves, ovate-lanceolate, shortly acuminate or obtusely acute, serrulate; cells linear, often papillose. Setae up to 10 mm long, smooth above, papillose below; capsules oblong-ovoid, inclined; exothecial cells collenchymatous, slightly mammillose.
 
 
 
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