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Group: Moss Rank: section Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, upper, cases, 18

Authors: Published In: Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 12: 130, 135. 1869. (J. Linn. Soc., Bot.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Type Specimens
  • LT: Encalypta ligulata Spruce. [≡Scopelophila ligulata (Spruce) Spruce]
    • Annotation: see discussion following W. cataractae
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Wijk, R. van der, W. D. Margadant & P. A. Florschütz. 1967. Index Muscorum. 4 (P--S). Regnum Veg. 48: 376.
  • LT: Weissia agoyanensis Mitt.
    • Annotation: superfluous typification
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Zander, R. H. 1967. The New World distribution of Scopelophila (=Merceya). Bryologist 70: 406.
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Other names for this basionym:
Scopelophila (Mitt.) Lindb.
Keywords: MOSS

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