Campylopodiella stenocarpa

(Wilson) P. Müller & J.-P. Frahm

Nova Hedwigia 45: 290. 1987,.

Basionym: Trichostomum stenocarpum Wilson in B. Seemann, Bot. Voy. Herald, 344. 1857
Synonyms: Atractylocarpus costaricensis (Müller Hal.) R. S. Williams Atractylocarpus stenocarpus (Wilson) Zander
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 365. Mentioned on page 364.

Plants yellowish green, in loose tufts. Stems erect, 8-15 mm, radiculose proximally, erect-patent or curled when dry. Leaves 3.5–5 mm, 10–13 times longer than wide, narrowly lanceolate, gradually narrowed from an ovate base into a long acumen, entire at margins except for a few teeth at the extreme tip; costa filling 1/3–2/3 of the leaf base, 175–200 µm wide, excurrent; alar cells weakly differentiated; basal laminal cells in 15–18 rows, hyaline, thin-walled, rectangular, 49–95 × 4–20 µm, narrower at margins; distal laminal cells elongate, 74–140 × 4–7.5 µm. Sexual condition dioicous; perichaetial leaves suddenly contracted from a broadly ovate base. Seta erect, 8–19 mm, sinistrorsely twisted distally. Capsule long-cylindric, 2.5–3 × 0.4 mm, yellowish or brownish with age; exothecial cells incrassate, rectangular; operculum long-rostrate, reddish-brown, 1–1.2 mm; peristome teeth 16, divided almost to the base, yellowish-brown, lighter at tips, striate proximally, papillose at tips, about 290 µm. Calyptra cucullate, entire at base. Spores yellowish green, 11–13 µm.


Habitat: Rotten logs, stumps, soil, bases of trees, moderate elevations (100-200 m)

Discussion

Campylopodiella stenocarpa has been found only once in the flora area, in Stoddard County, Redfearn 27840, (BONN).

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
persistent +  and deciduous +
Jan-Peter Frahm +
(Wilson) P. Müller & J.-P. Frahm +
short to long +
narrower;4um;20um +
Trichostomum stenocarpum +
microphyllous +
pseudomonoicous +, dioicous +, autoicous +  and sexual +
reproduction +  and asexual +
cucullate +
brownish +  and yellowish +
0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br /> (0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br />) +
long-cylindric +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (?) +
papillose +  and mammillose +
differentiated +
1/3 +  and 2/3 +
175um;200um +
dioicous +  and sexual +
Mo. +  and Central America +
Rotten logs, stumps, soil, bases of trees, moderate elevations (100-200 m) +
dioicous +  and sexual +
falcate-secund +
narrowed +  and lanceolate +
0.35 cm3.5 mm <br />0.0035 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
reddish-brown +
long-rostrate +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.12 cm1.2 mm <br />0.0012 m <br />) +
nonpitted +  and pitted +
toothed +  and forked +
pitted-striolate +
papillose +  and striolate +
lighter +  and yellowish-brown +
undifferentiated +
Nova Hedwigia +
15 (?) +  and 18 (?) +
brownish;yellowish +
flexuose +  and straight +
cygneous +  and elongate +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.9 cm19 mm <br />0.019 m <br />) +
yellowish green +
spheric +
simple or;dichotomously irregularly branched +
erect-patent +  and erect +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
superficial +
Atractylocarpus costaricensis +  and Atractylocarpus stenocarpus +
Campylopodiella stenocarpa +
Campylopodiella +
species +
deciduous +
lanceolate +
loose;compact +