A new locality of Plagiochila dimorpha var. ecuadorica (Plagiochilaceae, Hepaticae)

Jochen HEINRICHS, Rosemary WILSON & Henk GROTH

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 24 (2) - Pages 155-158

Published on 25 April 2003

The rare Neotropical montane Plagiochila dimorpha Lindenb. & Gottsche var. ecuadorica (Inoue) J.Heinrichs (Steereochila ecuadorica Inoue) has been collected for the second time in Ecuador, growing intermingled with Plagiochila cucullifolia Jack & Steph. Apart from the two Ecuadorian sites, P. dimorpha var. ecuadorica has only been reported from single localities in Bolivia and Costa Rica.


Plagiochila, Steereochila, distribution, Neotropics

Download full article in PDF format Order a reprint