Rhachithecium

Le Jolis

Mém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Math. Cherbourg 29: 308. 1895 ,

Etymology: Greek rhachis, ridge, and theke, case, alluding to ribbed capsule
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 468.
Stems with central strand. [Capsule exserted, annulus differentiated, 1–2-seriate; endostome teeth fused to 8 teeth, or absent. Spores pitted].

Distribution

North America, Mexico, South America, Asia, Indian Ocean Islands.

Discussion

Species 4 (1 in the flora).

References

None.

Facts about "Rhachithecium"
AuthorBernard Goffinet +
AuthorityLe Jolis +
DistributionNorth America +, Mexico +, South America +, Asia + and Indian Ocean Islands. +
EtymologyGreek rhachis, ridge, and theke, case, alluding to ribbed capsule +
IllustratorPatricia M. Eckel +
Publication titleMém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Math. Cherbourg +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V27/V27 680.xml +
Taxon familyRhachitheciaceae +
Taxon nameRhachithecium +
Taxon parentRhachitheciaceae +
Taxon rankgenus +
VolumeVolume 27 +