Original paper

A new species of the genus Lepidozia (Marchantiophyta, Lepidoziaceae) from Sikkim, India

Singh, Devendra; Singh, D.K.


A new species of the genus Lepidozia, L. kashyapii sp. nov. is described from Sikkim, India. The species, allied to L. brevifolia and L. filamentosa, is characterized by a massive stem, 14-18 × 18-22 cells in cross section, symmetrical to sub symmetrical leaves, 3(-4) lobed to 1/3-1/2 of their length and the underleaves not covering the whole width of the stem.


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