New records to the epiphytic bryophyte flora of Tunisia

Isabel DRAPER, Vicente MAZIMPAKA & Francisco LARA

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 29 (1) - Pages 83-91

Published on 25 January 2008

A catalogue of 40 epiphytic bryophytes based on the study of 11 representative forests from northern Tunisia, is presented. Thirteen are new records to the country, and for them, updated maps showing their known distribution range in Northern Africa are provided. The distribution and composition of the epiphytic bryophyte communities in the study area are also commented upon.

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