Tetrodontium repandum

(Funck) Schwägrichen

Sp. Musc. Frond. Suppl. 2(1,2): 102. 1824,

Basionyms: Tetraphis repanda Funck in J. Sturm et al., Deutschl. Fl. 2(17): plate 4. 1819
Synonyms: Tetraphis brownianum var. repandum (Funck) Limpricht
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 113.
Plants with numerous flagelliform shoots, these 2–5 mm with 3-ranked, tightly appressed linear to lanceolate leaves at the base of the stem. Thallose protonematal flaps ovate-lanceolate, without a distinct mucronate point, margins ± dentate, less than 0.5 mm. Leaves with costa absent. Spores about 16 µm.

Phenology: Capsules rare to very rare, maturing late summer.
Habitat: Often growing inverted under rock ledges or in crevices, especially in areas of high humidity sometimes mixed in with other bryophytes

Distribution

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in North America it occurs in subalpine areas, B.C., Alaska, Wash., Europe, Asia (Japan).

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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Facts about "Tetrodontium repandum"
AuthorJudith A. Harpel +
Authority(Funck) Schwägrichen +
BasionymsTetraphis repanda +
Distributionin North America it occurs in subalpine areas +, B.C. +, Alaska +, Wash. +, Europe + and Asia (Japan). +
HabitatOften growing inverted under rock ledges or in crevices, especially in areas of high humidity sometimes mixed in with other bryophytes +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorPatricia M. Eckel +
PhenologyCapsules rare to very rare, maturing late summer. +
Publication titleSp. Musc. Frond. Suppl. +
Publication year1824 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V27/V27 132.xml +
SynonymsTetraphis brownianum var. repandum +
Taxon familyTetraphidaceae +
Taxon nameTetrodontium repandum +
Taxon parentTetrodontium +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 27 +