Original paper

New reports of Syntrichia Brid. (Pottiaceae, Bryophyta) taxa from South America

Gallego, M. Teresa Cano

Nova Hedwigia Band 85 Heft 3-4 (2007), p. 457 - 461

published: Nov 1, 2007

DOI: 10.1127/0029-5035/2007/0085-0457

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Abstract

Five Syntrichia species are reported for the first time from several countries in South America. Syntrichia ammonsiana, S. chisosa and S. caninervis are reported for the first time from Argentina, the latter species being recorded for the first time from South America. The neotropical Syntrichia bogotensis is reported for the first time from both Brazil and Chile. Syntrichia limensis, previously only known from Peru, is reported from Ecuador.

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pottiaceaesyntrichiadistributionsouth america