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Published In: Synopsis Muscorum Europaeorum, Editio Secunda CXI, 589. 1876. (Syn. Musc. Eur. (ed. 2)) Name publication detail

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The Myriniaceae contains about six genera and some 30 species mostly of the tropics, extending somewhat into the temperate regions; in the Neotropics four genera and eight species. The family was emended and expanded by Buck and Crum (1978) with further refinements provided by Buck (1980).


La familia Myriniaceae contiene ca. seis géneros y menos de 30 especies distribuidas generalmente en los trópicos, extendiéndose un poco en regiones templadas; en el Neotrópico hay tres géneros y siete especies. La familia fue revisada y ampliada por Buck y Crum (1978) con refinamientos adicionales realizados por Buck (1980).

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