Brachymenium macrocarpum Cardot
  • Rev. Bryol.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Brachymenium macrocarpum Cardot. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 30 May 2020'

General Information

Plants in dense cushions, dark green to olive green, not shiny. Stems 1-2 cm, strongly rosulate. Leaves strongly spirally twisted around stem when dry, somewhat concave, 0.6-1.5 mm; margins weakly revolute proximally, plane distally, distinctly serrate, limbidium present; apex broadly rounded-acute; costa short-excurrent, awn yellowish hyaline; proximal laminal cells quadrate; medial and distal cells hexagonal to short-rectangular, 20-50 × 15- 20 µm, 2-3:1. Specialized asexual reproduction by rhizoidal tubers on rhizoids at base of stem, red to orange-red, spheric, 100-300 µm. Seta light brown to red-brown, 1-2 cm.

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    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
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    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
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