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Published In: Index Bryologicus Supplementum Primum 224. 1900. (Index Bryol. Suppl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 7/12/2018)
Acceptance : Accepted
Note : Alternative name Williamsiella araucarieti (Müll. Hal.) R. H. Zander; = Williamsiella aggregata (Müll. Hal.) R.H. Zander in South America?
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
Plant Category: Moss
EcoRegions: Yungas montane forest, Open Yungas montane, Tucuman-Bolivian montane forest, Open Tucuman-Bolivian montane
Elevation: 1500-2000, 2000-2500, 2500-3000, 3000-3500
Substrate: soil, logs
Frequency: rare

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
general taxon notes:
Ecology. Open or forested Yungas and Tucuman-Bolivian montane, possibly extending into the shrubby puna; on soil and decaying logs. Elevation. 1800-3500 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, La Paz, Santa Cruz. World range: tropical Andes and southeast Brazil.
Ecología. Montano abiertos o bosque montano de Yungas y Tucumano-boliviano, posiblemente extendiéndose en la puna arbustiva; sobre suelo y troncos en descomposición. Altitud. 1800-3500 m. Distribución. Bolivia: Chuquisaca, La Paz y Santa Cruz. Distribución mundial: Andes tropicales y sureste de Brasil.
Leptodontium araucarieti is characterized by the fluted stem epidermis (hyalodermis eroded) when viewed in cross-section, spreading-recurved leaves (dry) that are lanceolate to ovate-lanceolate with a high sheathing base, reniform costa, with 1-2 ventral layers of stereid cells, and little bulging cells with scattered papillae over cell lumen.
Leptodontium araucarieti se caracteriza por tener la epidermis del tallo acostillada (hialodermis erosionada) vista en corte transversal, hojas extendido-recurvadas (seco) lanceoladas a ovado-lanceoladas con la base envainadora alta, costa reniforme, con 1-2 ventral capas de estereidas, y células poco abultadas con papilas esparcidas sobre el lumen celular.



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