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The liverwort <i>Thysananthus Spathulistipus</i> (Lejeuneaceae) long-lost in India rediscovered

Author:
Daniels, A. E. D., Kariyappa, K. C., Daniel, P.
Source:
Acta botanica Hungarica 2011 v.53 no.3-4 pp. 283-289
ISSN:
0236-6495
Subject:
mosses and liverworts, Himalayan region, India
Abstract:
The liverwort <i>Thysananthus spathulistipus</i>, earlier known to be distributed in the Eastern Himalaya, Northeast India and the Andamans in India, has been rediscovered in the Western Ghats after more than a century. It was last collected by Decoly and Schaul in Kurseong in 1898.Adetailed description of the species, an illustration and a distribution map are provided.
Agid:
4795804