An Analysis of the Practical Taxonomy of Some Critical Northern Species of Scapania (Scapaniaceae, Hepaticae)

@inproceedings{Potemkin1999AnAO,
  title={An Analysis of the Practical Taxonomy of Some Critical Northern Species of Scapania (Scapaniaceae, Hepaticae)},
  author={Alexey D. Potemkin},
  year={1999}
}
An analysis of poorly defined, northern species of Scapania with respect to stable and variable taxonomic characters led to the following taxonomic alterations S. degenii, S. invisa, S. massalongii, S. paradoxa, and S. perssonii are synonyms of S. brevicaulis, S. zemliae, S. carinthiaca, S. obcordata, and S. curta var. grandiretis, respectively; S. tundrae and S. saxicola are reduced to varieties of S. hyperborea (S. hyperborea var. tundrae (H. Arn.) Potemkin comb. nov.) and S. glaucocephala… CONTINUE READING