Andreaeobryum Steere & B.M. Murray
  • Phytologia 33: 407. 1976.
  • [Genus Andreaea and Greek bryon, moss, alluding to anomalous resemblance]


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2019): Andreaeobryum Steere & B.M. Murray. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000001970. Accessed on: 12 Dec 2019'

General Information

Stems with axillary hairs having brown to hyaline cells at the base, cells elongate distally but abruptly terminated by broadly rounded cells with a terminal beak, mucilage apparently extruded apically. Leaves not particularly brittle, ending in a mammillose, multistratose, obtuse subula without differentiated apical cells; costa poorly differentiated from the leaf lamina, strong from leaf insertion to apex; laminal cells with evenly thickened transverse and longitudinal walls, rounded, not pitted or sinuose. Capsule 0.6-1.5(-2) mm.

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    Other Local Names

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    [Genus Andreaea and Greek bryon, moss, alluding to anomalous resemblance]

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    Andreaeobryaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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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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