Solmsiella

Müller Hal.

Bot. Centralbl.19: 149. 1884 ,

Etymology: For H. M. C. L. F. zu Solms-Laubach, 1842–1915, German botanist
Found in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 473. Mentioned on page 471.
Plants dull, light to yellow-green, becoming brownish with age. Leaves ± complanate both dry or wet, arranged in 4 rows, dimorphic, dorsal leaves larger, ± asymmetric, ventral leaves smaller, ± symmetric; laminal cells pluripapillose. Perichaetial leaves slightly enlarged, sheathing. Seta short. Capsule shortly exserted, oblong-cylindric, stomata few or absent; annulus narrow, persistent; peristome absent; operculum obliquely apiculate to rostellate. Calyptra cucullate, ± papillose, non-plicate. Spores finely papillose.

Distribution

North America, Mexico, West Indies, Central America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia.

Discussion

Species 1.

References

None.

Facts about "Solmsiella"
AuthorRonald A. Pursell + and Bruce H. Allen +
EtymologyFor H. M. C. L. F. zu Solms-Laubach, 1842–1915, German botanist +
IllustratorPatricia M. Eckel +
ReferenceNone +
Taxon nameSolmsiella +
Taxon parentErpodiaceae +
Taxon rankgenus +
VolumeVolume 27 +