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Published In: Synopsis Muscorum Frondosorum omnium hucusque Cognitorum 2: 569. 1851. (Syn. Musc. Frond.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 5/12/2017)
Acceptance : Accepted
Note : Alternative name: Ptychostomum pendulum Hornsch.
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/1/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Páramo, Puna
elevation: 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: soil, rocks
frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/1/2017)

Ecology: Páramo and puna; on soil and rocks. Elevation: 3700-4730 m (Venezuela: 3800-4400 m, Ecuador: ? m, Peru: 4100-4420 m, Bolivia: 3700-4730 m). Distribution: Widespread in the Northern Hemisphere.
Ecología: Páramo y puna; sobre suelo. Elevación: 3700-4650 m (Venezuela: 3800-4400 m, Ecuador: ? m, Perú: 4100-4420 m, Bolivia: 3700-4730 m). Distribución: Ampliamente distribuido.
Bryum algovicum is best characterized by the peristome, with basal portion of the endostome fused with the exostome; other features include the ovate-lanceolate leaves, short acuminate apex, excurrent costa, and recurved margins that are weakly border (border obscured by the recurved margins).
Bryum algovicum se caracteriza principalmente por el peristoma, con la porción basal del endostoma fusionada al exostoma; otras características incluyen las hojas ovado-lanceoladas, ápices corto acuminados, costa excurrente y márgenes recurvados con un borde débil (borde escondido por los márgenes recurvados).



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