1. Tuerckheimia svihlae (Bartr.) R. H. Zand. 线叶托氏藓 xian-ye tuo-shi xian
Bull. Buffalo Soc. Nat. Sci. 32: 94. 1993. Oxystegus svihlae (Bartr.) Gangulee, Mosses E. India 3: 654. 1972. Trichostomum svihlae Bartr., Rev. Bryol. Lichénol. 23: 245. 1954. Type. Myanmar (Burma): South Shan States, Taunggyi, Svihla 3737.
Tuerckheimia angustifolia (K. Saito) Zand., Misc. Bryol. Lichénol. 8: 27. 1878, nom. illeg. Gymnostomum angustifolium K. Saito, J. Hattori Bot. Lab. 36: 163, f. 1. 1972, nom. illeg.
Plants small to medium-sized, to 2.5 cm high, bright to dark green, in dense tufts. Stems erect, simple or rarely branched; central strand weakly differentiated. Leaves often crowded at stem tips, strongly crisped when dry, spreading when moist, linear-lanceolate, of nearly equal width to the base, 3–5 mm × 0.25–0.35 mm, somewhat falcate, narrowly acuminate toward apex; margins plane, entire; costa rather stout, shortly excurrent or sometimes percurrent; in cross section 2 stereid bands present; upper leaf cells small, irregularly short-rectangular or sometimes transversely elliptic, ca. 5–7 µm × 5 µm, thick-walled, distinctly papillose, papillae often multifid; basal cells enlarged, irregularly rectangular, smooth, yellowish to somewhat hyaline. Dioicous. Sporophytes not seen.