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Published In: The Bryologist 81: 545. 1978[1979]. (Bryologist) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 1/27/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Páramo, Puna, Open montane
elevation: 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: soil, rocks

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/6/2017)
Ecology: High open shrubby montane to páramo and puna; on soil and rocks. Elevation: 2400-4850 m (Venezuela: 3200 m, Ecuador: 3690-3800 m, Peru: 2400-3800 m, Bolivia: 2700-4850 m). Distribution: Mexico and Tropical Andes.
Bryoerythrophyllum bolivianum is distinguished by the small stature of the plants to 10(15) mm, ovate, concave leaves to 1 mm, ± cucullate, obtuse apex, recurved leaf margins to near apex, quadrate to short-rectangular laminal cells, and somewhat hyaline lower and basal cells. The type, originally described as Globulina boliviana Müll. Hal., was collected by Germain in 1889 from Choquecamata (Department of Cochabamba, Bolivia).
 Bryoerythrophyllum bolivianum se distingue por las plantas de estatura reducida hasta 10(15) mm, hojas ovadas, cóncavas hasta 1 mm, ápices obtusos, ± cuculados, márgenes de las hojas recurvados hasta cerca del ápice, células de la lámina cuadradas a corto-rectangulares, y células basales e inferiores algo hialinas. El tipo, originalmente descrito como Globulina boliviana Müll. Hal., fue colectado por Germain en 1889 en Choquecamata (departamento de Cochabamba, Bolivia).



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