Amblystegium serpens (Hedw.) Schimp.
  • Bryol. Eur.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Amblystegium serpens (Hedw.) Schimp. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001148239. Accessed on: 27 Oct 2020'

General Information

Plants in slender, soft mats. Stems creeping; central strand cells small, walls thin; axillary hair distal cells elongate. Stem and branch leaves similar, soft, not complanate, slightly concave; costa 10-30 µm wide at base; alar region reaching from margin 65% distance to costa at insertion; medial laminal cells 12-55 × 7-12 µm, 3-5:1, walls firm, slightly incrassate, eporose. Perichaetia with inner leaves suddenly narrowed to apex, plicate, apex acuminate. Seta reddish, elongate, 1-2.5 cm. Capsule 1.5-2 mm, neck well developed; operculum conic. Spores spheric, smooth to minutely papillose.

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    Amblystegiaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
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    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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