Bryhnia graminicolor (Brid.) Grout
  • Bull. Torrey Bot. Club


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Bryhnia graminicolor (Brid.) Grout. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001155878. Accessed on: 30 Oct 2020'

General Information

Plants small, in moderately dense tufts, light green or brownish yellow-green. Stems to 2 cm, creeping to ascending, straight or flexuose, terete-foliate, not julaceous, regularly pinnate, branches to 5 mm, straight, terete-foliate. Stem leaves rigidly spreading, narrowly ovate to lanceolate, broadest at 1/6-1/5 leaf length, not or slightly plicate, longer than broad, 0.6-1.1 × 0.2-0.5 mm; base short-decurrent; margins serrulate to serrate almost to base; apex gradually acuminate; costa to 60-80% leaf length, moderately weak, terminal abaxial spine present; alar cells subquadrate to short-rectangular, 10-20 × 7-9µm, walls moderately thick, region of 4 × 4 cells, not pellucid, sometimes obscured by recurved margins, indistinctly differentiated; laminal cells 25-45 × 5-6 µm, distal corners strongly papillose; basal cells 7-8 µm wide, region in 2 rows. Seta 0.7-1.5 cm. Capsule inclined, not or slightly curved, 1.6 mm. Spores 13-15 µm.

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    Brachytheciaceae
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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
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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