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Published In: Synopsis Muscorum Europaeorum, Editio Secunda CIII–513–514. 1876. (Syn. Musc. Eur. (ed. 2)) Name publication detail
 

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The genus consists of some six species in the world (Crosby et al. 2000). Two species are currently recognized in China.

 

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1. Anacolia Schimp.   刺毛藓属   ci mao xian shu
Syn. Musc. Eur. (ed. 2) 513. 1876. Bartramia subsect. Anacolia (Schimp.) C. Müll., Gen. Musc. Frond. 353. 1900.
 
Plants stiff, small or medium-sized to rather large, yellowish green, in loose or dense tufts. Stems erect, simple or often branched, in cross section 8-angled, without epidermal cells. Leaves in 8 ranks, imbricate, appressed when dry, erect-spreading when moist, patent or secund, ovate-lanceolate; margins recurved below mid-leaf, serrate above; costae single, strong, percurrent or long-excurrent into awns, spinulose at back; leaf cells small, thick-walled, usually quadrate, becoming elongate toward base; basal cells quadrate. Dioicous. Perichaetia terminal or pseudo-lateral; perichaetial leaves narrow. Setae short, less than 10 mm long, straight, rarely curved; capsules erect or slightly inclined, spherical, not furrowed when dry; opercula small, bluntly apiculate; peristome nearly completely reduced or absent. Calyptrae cucullate, smooth. Spores kidney-shaped, papillose.
 
 

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1. Leaves bistratose; leaf apices long-acuminate; leaf cells papillose at both cell ends; basal leaf cells oblong-oval to elongate-rectangular....................................................................................................... 1. A. laevisphaera
1. Leaves unistratose; leaf apices slenderly acuminate; leaf cells centrally papillose; basal leaf cells shortly rectangular............................................................................................................................................ 2. A. sinensis

 

 
 
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