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Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 12: 90. 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 10/2/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia
EcoRegions: Páramo, Montane Forest, Open montane, Tepuis
elevation: 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500
substrate: rocks, logs
frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/2/2017)

Ecology: Lower montane to shrubby páramo; on logs and rocks. Elevation: 1850-3100 m (Venezuela: 1850-2200 m, Ecuador: 2925m, Peru: 1900-2200 m, Bolivia: 3100 m). Distribution: Mexico, Central America (Guatemala, Costa Rica), Venezuela, and southeast Brazil.
Ecología: Montano inferior a páramo arbustivo; sobre leños y rocas. Elevación: 1850-3100 m (Venezuela: 1850-2200 m, Ecuador: 2925m, Perú: 1900-2200 m, Bolivia: 3100 m). Distribución: México, Centroamérica (Guatemala, Costa Rica), Venezuela, y sudeste de Brasil.
Campylopus cuspidatus is distinguished by the large plant stature to 15 cm, equally foliate stems, lanceolate leaves to 7 mm, involute margins above, often spurred costa, 1/3 or less width at leaf base, similar, thick-walled, porose laminal cells, auriculate, inflate, collenchymatous alar cells. Campylopus bolivarensis E.B. Bartram is a synonym.
Campylopus cuspidatus se distingue por las plantas grandes hasta 15 cm, tallos con hojas uniformes, hojas lanceoladas hasta 7 mm, márgenes involutos hacia el ápice, a menudo costa espolonada, ocupando 1/3 menos del ancho de la base de la hoja, células de la lámina similares, con paredes gruesas, porosas, células alares colenquimatosas, infladas, auriculadas.



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