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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 12: 85. 1869. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 2/18/2013)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/9/2013)
country distribution: Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Páramo, Puna, Montane Forest
elevation: 2500-3000, 3000-3500, 3500-4000, 4000-4500, 4500-5000
substrate: soil, rocks, treelets and trees
frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/9/2013)

Ecology: Open upper montane to páramo and puna; on soil and soil covered rocks, less common on base of trees. Elevation: 2600-4720 m (Venezuela: 3380-3800 m, Colombia: 2900-4285 m, Ecuador: 3900 m, Peru: 3000-4500 m, Bolivia: 2600-4720 m). Distribution: Endemic to the tropical Andes.
Ecología: Montano abierto superior hasta páramo y puna; sobre suelo y suelo cubriendo rocas, menos común en la base de árboles. Elevación: 2600-4720 m (Venezuela: 3380-3800 m, Colombia: 2900-4285 m, Ecuador: 3900 m, Perú: 3000-4500 m, Bolivia: 2600-4720 m). Distribución: Andes tropicales.
Campylopus areodictyon is characterized by presence of microphyllous branches in the axil of upper stem leaves, narrowly lanceolate leaves to 6 mm long, costa contracted at base, in cross-section hyalocysts large, absence of alar cells, basal cells thin-walled, narrowed at the margin forming a distinct border, laminal cells at shoulder thick-walled, ± quadrate. Synonyms include Campylopus breweri E.B. Bartram and C. subconcolor (Hampe) Mitt.
Campylopus areodictyonse caracteriza por la presencia de ramas microfilas en las axilas de lashojas superioresdel tallo, hojas angostamente lanceoladas hasta 6 mm de largo, costa contraída en la base, en corte transversal hialocistos grandes, sincélulas alares, células basales con paredes delgadas, angostadasen el margen formando unborde conspicuo, células de la láminacon paredes gruesas en el hombro, ± cuadradas.
Specimens: VENEZUELA. Mérida: Luteyn 7838 (NY). ECUADOR. Pichincha: Holm-Nielsen et al. 6621 (AAU, GB).



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