Trachycarpidium echinatum (Pottiaceae, Bryophyta): a new genus and species record for Thailand
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Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, 50200, Thailand
Center of Excellence in Bioresources for Agriculture, Industry and Medicine, Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University
Publication date: 2018-12-31
Plant and Fungal Systematics 2018; 63(2): 69–72
Trachycarpidium echinatum (Pottiaceae) is here reported as a new genus and species for Thailand, where it occurs on soil in deciduous dipterocarp-oak hardwood seasonal forest in a protected area of the Hariphunchai Education Centre of Chiang Mai University, Lamphun Province, northern Thailand. A description, line drawings, photographs and SEM micrographs based on Thai material are provided, and the ecology and distribution of this species are described and discussed.
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