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Published In: Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden 3(9): 121. 1903. (Bull. New York Bot. Gard.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Plant Category: Moss

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/28/2017)
general taxon notes:

Chrysoblastella is a monospecific genus (cf. Buck 1981). Chrysoblastella chilensis is readily recognized by the bistratose, strongly mammillose laminal cells (ca. 2 mammillae per cell). When sterile this species is likely to be confused with members of the Pottiaceae. In the tropical Andes this species is typically found well above 3000 m, as is true of the few collections we have for Bolivia. The name Cheilothela Lindb. ex Broth. was applied previously to the tropical Andes.


Chrysoblastella es un género monoespecífico, representado por Chrysoblastella chilensis (Mont.) Reimers. El género se reconoce fácilmente por las células de la lámina biestratificadas, marcadamente mamilosas (ca. 2 mamilas por célula). Cuando la especie está estéril puede ser confundida con miembros de la familia Pottiaceae. En los Andes tropicales esta especie se encuentra típicamente por encima de los 3000 m, tiene pocas colecciones en Bolivia.

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