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Published In: Phytotaxa 68: 30. 2012. (5 Oct 2012) (Phytotaxa) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 2/5/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)
Status: endemic
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Colombia, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Puna, Open montane
elevation: 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: soil, rocks
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Notes     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)
Ecology: Open montane to puna; on soil and rocks. Elevation: 2800-4595 n (Colombia: 2800 m, Perú: 3900 m, Bolivia: 4595 m). Distribution: Endemic to the tropical Andes (Colombia, Peru, Bolivia).
Ecología: Montano abierto a puna; sobre suelo y rocas. Elevación: 2800-4595 n (Colombia: 2800 m, Perú: 3900 m, Bolivia: 4595 m).. Distribución: Endémica de los Andes tropicales (Colombia, Perú y Bolivia).
Bryoerythrophyllum subcaespitosum is characterized by the ligulate to lingulate-leaves to 1.5 mm, broadly rounded to obtuse apices, revolute margins throughout, subpercurrent costa, and rudimentary to short and straight peristome. Similar to Pseudocrossidium linearifolium with regard to leaf shape and recurved margins but differs from B. subcaespitosum by the percurrent to short excurrent costa. This species was treated in detail by Jiménez and Cano (2012).
Bryoerythrophyllum subcaespitosum se caracteriza por tener las hojas liguladas a linguladas- hasta 1.5 mm, ápices anchamente redondeados a obtusos, márgenes completamente revolutos, costa subpercurrente, y peristoma rudimentario a corto y recto. B. subcaespitosum es similar a Pseudocrossidium linearifolium respecto a la forma de las hojas y márgenes recurvados pero se diferencia por la costa percurrente a corto excurrente. Esta especie fue revisada en detalle por Jiménez y Cano (2012).



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