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Published In: Taxon 9: 50. 1960. (Taxon) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/1/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/2/2017)
Plant Category: Mosses
country distribution: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
EcoRegions: Páramo, Open montane
elevation: 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500
substrate: soil
frequency: common

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/2/2017)

Ecology: Open montane to subpáramo; exposed sites, commonly found on soil banks, frequent along trail and road banks. Elevation: 1300-3450 m (Colombia: 1300-3000 m, Ecuador: 2150-3450 m, Peru: 2750 m). Distribution: Mexico, Central America, West Indies, tropical Andes (south to at least Peru), eastern and southern Africa, Madagascar and Reunion.
Ecología: Montano abierto a subpáramo; en sitios expuestos, encontrada comúnmente sobre montículos de suelo, frecuente a lo largo de caminos y borde de carreteras. Ocasional, en elevaciones. Elevación: 1300-3450 m (Colombia: 1300-3000 m, Ecuador: 2150-3450 m, Perú: 2750 m). Distribución: México, Centroamérica, Indias Occidentales, Andes Tropicales (Sur, al menos hasta Perú), este y sudeste de Africa, Madagascar y Reunión.
Aongstroemia filiformis is distinguished by the entire leaf margins, leaf costa subpercurrent, perichaetial leaf costa leaf long excurrent, and relative short seta, 2x urn length. Aongstroemia jamaicensis Müll. Hal. is a synonym.



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