Buxbaumia minakatae S. Okamura
  • Bot. Mag. (Tokyo)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Buxbaumia minakatae S. Okamura. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0001177502. Accessed on: 06 Mar 2021'

General Information

Seta 3-5 mm, straight to some-what arcuate. Capsule when mature narrowly ovoid to nearly cylindric, 3-5 mm, dull brown to rusty-brown, upper face not strongly differentiated from lower face, slightly oblique to seta or nearly erect. Spores 12-13 µm.

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    1. Buxbaumia minakataeS.Okam.   筒蒴烟杆藓   tong shuo yan gan xian Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 25: 30. f. 1. 1911. Type: Japan. Prov. Kii, Hiraigodani in Chikanomura, Nishimuro-gun, Dec. 1, 1908, K. Minakata s.n.   Plants very small. Stems and leaves extremely reduced, often resting on green protonemata. Male plants tiny, leaves irregularly ovate, clam-shell-shaped; female plants slightly larger, less than 1.0 mm high. Leaves broadly ovate or ovate-lanceolate, thin and soft, hyaline, ciliate at margins; costa absent; leaf cells shortly rectangular or oblong-ovate. Sporophytes ca. 10 mm high. Setae reddish brown, often densely papillose, stout, 2.5–5.0 mm long, straight or slightly curved; capsules yellowish brown to brownish, oblong-ovoid, 3–5 mm × 1.5–2.0 mm, not flattened on the upper surface, dorsal and ventral sides not differentiated, inclined, necks not distinct; stomata superficial; mouths narrowed, ca. 1.0 mm in diameter; opercula bluntly conic, ca. 1.0 mm high; annuli weakly differentiated; exostome reduced, short; endostome white, membrane-like, much better developed, ca. 0.5 mm long, 16-plicate, pleated cone shaped, papillose. Calyptrae small, ca. 0.8 mm long, only covering the operculum, naked. Spores ca. 10–15 µm in diameter, finely papillose.

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    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    '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
    Moss Flora of China
    Moss Flora of China. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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