Monosolenium tenerum Griff. (Marchantiopsida, Monosoleniaceae) in Nepal

Nirmala PRADHAN, David LONG & Sanu Devi JOSHI

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 28 (3) - Pages 243-248

Published on 27 July 2007

The monospecific complex thalloid liverwort genus Monosolenium Griff. is newly reported from Nepal, from the Royal Bardia National Park in south-west Nepal. A summary of earlier studies on the genus is given together with a description and illustration of the Nepalese material, notes on its ecology and a short assessment of its biogeography. In the wild, the species is a coloniser of moist soil in subtropical countries.

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