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A further new species of Lejeuneaceae (Marchantiophyta) from the Chocó of Colombia: Pycnolejeunea chocoensis

M. Elena REINER-DREHWALD & Robbert GRADSTEIN

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 39 (3) - Pages 325-330

Published on 27 July 2018

We describe Pycnolejeunea chocoensis M.E.Reiner & Gradst. sp. nov. from wet lowland rainforest along the Pacific coast of Colombia (Chocó). The new species is distinguished by small decurved lobules, absence of ocelli and small, distant underleaves. Pycnolejeunea chocoensis is a further addition to the unusually rich flora of the Chocó region.


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