Aloina rigida var. rigida
Phenology: Capsules mature Jun–Aug(-Oct).
Habitat: Rocks, banks, clay, sandy or gravelly soil in deserts, plains or conifer forests
Elevation: moderate to high elevations (1000-3000 m)
The ovoid-cylindrical capsule with a long peristome and long-rostrate operculum as well as the differentiated basal leaf margins are the distinguishing features of var. rigida. Despite recent reports from California, this species has not been confirmed from that state.
|Author||Claudio Delgadillo M. +|
|Elevation||moderate to high elevations (1000-3000 m) +|
|Habitat||Rocks, banks, clay, sandy or gravelly soil in deserts, plains or conifer forests +|
|Illustrator||Patricia M. Eckel +|
|Phenology||Capsules mature Jun–Aug(-Oct). +|
|Taxon name||Aloina rigida var. rigida +|
|Taxon parent||Aloina rigida +|
|Taxon rank||variety +|
|Volume||Volume 27 +|