Rosulabryum canariense (Brid.) Ochyra
  • Biodivers. Poland

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Rosulabryum canariense (Brid.) Ochyra. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 01 Jun 2020'

General Information

Plants small to large, bright green. Stems 0.5-2 cm, distinctly rosulate, usually with 2 or 3 interrupted rosettes on same stem, innovations rosulate. Leaves of main rosettes and innovations similar, innovation leaves smaller; irregularly contorted when dry, not spirally twisted around stem, erect-spreading when moist, obovate to spathulate, weakly concave, 2.5-4.5 mm; base not decurrent; margins recurved on larger leaves to mid leaf, distinctly and strongly serrate distally, limbidium absent or weak, of 1 row of cells; apex acute; costa short-excurrent, awn slender, recurved when dry; proximal laminal cells long-rectangular in rosette leaves, short-rectangular in smaller proximal leaves; medial and distal cells rhomboidal, 15-23 µm wide, 3-5:1, walls firm to thick, porose. Specialized asexual reproduction by rhizoidal tubers, red, 200-400 µm. Sexual condition autoicous or rarely synoicous. Capsule nutant, red-brown, elongate-pyriform, 3-6 mm.

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    Distribution Map

    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Mato Grosso

     Information From

    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • A Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of North America @
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • C Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).