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Published In: Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 32: 267. 1993. (Bull. Buffalo Soc. Nat. Sci.) Name publication detail

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/24/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
Plant Category: Moss
EcoRegions: Open Yungas montane, Tucuman-Bolivian montane forest, Open Tucuman-Bolivian montane, Dry inter-Andean valleys
Elevation: 500-1000, 1000-1500, 1500-2000, 2000-2500
Substrate: logs, treelets and trees
Frequency: infrequent

Notes     (Last Modified On 10/30/2017)
general taxon notes:

Ecology. Dry inter-Andean valleys and open Yungas and Tucuman-Bolivian montane; on trunk and branches of trees, also on fallen branches and logs. Elevation. 960-2200 m. Distribution. Bolivia: La Paz, Santa Cruz, Tarija. World range: southeast United States, Mexico, Central America, Colombia to Bolivia.
Ecología. Valles secos interandinos y montano abierto de Yungas y Tucumano-boliviano; sobre tronco y ramas de árboles, también sobre ramas caídas y troncos en descomposición. Altitud. 960-2200 m. Distribución. Bolivia: La Paz, Santa Cruz y Tarija. Distribución mundial: sureste de Estados Unidos, México, Centro América, Colombia a Bolivia.
Syntrichia amphidiacea is characterized by the oblong-spathulate leaves to ca. 3 mm, acute to short acuminate apex, entire, revolute margins in the lower 1/2-2/3, subpercurrent to percurrent costa, unistratose lamina, mostly small, smooth marginal cells forming ± distinct border, and smooth, cylindrical, multicellular gemmae on the ventral leaf surface. Tortula caroliniana A.L. Andrews is a synonym.
Syntrichia amphidiacea se caracteriza por las hojas oblongo-espatuladas hasta ca. 3 mm, ápices agudos a corto acuminados, entero, márgenes revoluto en 1/2-2/3 inferiores, costa subpercurrente a percurrente, lámina uniestratificada, células marginales lisas formando un borde ± conspicuo, generalmente pequeñas, y yemas multicelulares cilíndricas, lisas en la superficie ventral de la hoja. Tortula caroliniana A.L. Andrews es un sinónimo.

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