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Abietinella abietina (Hedw.) Fleisch.

Synonym
  • Thuidium abietinum (Hedw.) Schimp.
  • Hypnum abietinum Hedwig, Sp. Musc. Frond.,
Vernacular Name Fir Tamarisk-moss
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Conservation status No status defined
Plants dark green, yellowish brown, or dark brown, sometimes blackish tinged. Stems to 12 cm; branches short, unequal, tapered; paraphyllia many. Stem leaves erect when dry, erect-spreading when moist, orange at insertion, plicate, 1.2-1.8 mm. Branch leaves erect when dry, erect-spreading when moist, 0.6-0.7 mm; costa strong. Perichaetial leaves to 4 mm. Seta 2-2.5 cm. Capsule yellow-brown, 2-3 mm. Spores 9-11µm, finely papillose.
Book reference
  • Бойко М.Ф. Мохообразные в ценозах степной Европы: Монография. - Херсон: Айлант, 1999. -160.с.
Experts

Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Bryophyta
Bryopsida_unranked_taxon
Bryopsida
Hypnales
Thuidiaceae