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Bryophytes from Frieda River, East and West Speik Provinces, Papua New Guinea. III: Syrrhopodon curticancellinatus, species nova (Calymperaceae)

@article{Norris1988BryophytesFF,
  title={Bryophytes from Frieda River, East and West Speik Provinces, Papua New Guinea. III: Syrrhopodon curticancellinatus, species nova (Calymperaceae)},
  author={Daniel H. Norris and W. David Reese and Timo Koponen},
  journal={Annales Botanici Fennici},
  year={1988},
  volume={25},
  pages={149-151}
}
Syrrhopodon curticancellinatus Norris, Reese & T. Koponen is described. It is related to S. ciliatus (Hook.) Schwaegr. and differs from it in having larger plants, leaves essential ly entire and lacking marginal cilia, brown rather than red rhizoids, proportionally shorter cancellinae and in bearing gemmae dorsally and ventrally on the tips of unmodified leaves rather than on narrow, tubular highly specialized leaves as in S. ciliatus. The type, collected in the West Sepik Province of Papua New… 
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