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Aloina rigida (Hedw.) Limpr.

Synonym
  • Barbula rigida Hedwig
Vernacular Name
Rigid Aloe-moss
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Conservation status
No status defined
Value of species
Remarks
Detail
Plants to 2.5 mm. Leaves short-lingulate to ligulate, 0.5-2.5 mm, margins entire to irregularly denticulate, differentiated at base, apex cucullate; costa subpercur-rent to percurrent, filaments of 3-9 cells, cells cylindric to spheric; cells of leaf base 11-88 µm, medial and distal cells 9-40 µm, papillae none. Sexual condition dioicous. Seta 4.5-17 mm. Capsule urn ovoid-cylindric, 1.7-3.4 mm; operculum conical to subulate, long-rostrate, 1.2-1.9 mm; peristome 1200-1750 µm, strongly twisted. Spores 11-22 µm.
Book reference
  • Данилків І.С., Рабик І.В. Мохоподібні (Bryophyta) природного заповідника «Медобори» // Чорноморський ботанічний журнал. – 2007. - Т.3, №1. - С.85-99.
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Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Bryophyta
Bryopsida_unranked_taxon
Bryopsida
Pottiales
Pottiaceae
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