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Published In: Die Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien I(3): 559. 1903. (Nat. Pflanzenfam.) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/11/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/1/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Venezuela
EcoRegions: Coastal Atlantic
elevation: 0-500
substrate: rocks
frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/1/2017)

Ecology: On limestone and calcareous rock; associated with in part Splachnobryum. Elevation: 460 m. Distribution: Mexico, Central America (Belize, Nicaragua, Panama), West Indies, and Venezuela.
Ecología: Sobre piedra caliza y roca calcárea; asociada en parte con Splachnobryum. Elevación: 460 m. Distribución: México, Centroamérica (Belice, Nicaragua, Panamá), Indias Occidentales, y Venezuela.
Brachymenium wrightii is characterizes by the broadly obovate to subspanthulate leaves ca. 3 mm long that are distant along the stem and clustered terminally, rounded to broady acute apices, bluntly serrulate upper margins, short excurrent costa, and 2-3 rows of narrow and somewhat elongate cells forming a distinct border. Brachymenium mnioides Besch. is a synonym.



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