A new key to the genus Orthotrichum Hedw. in Europe and the Mediterranean Region

Francisco LARA, Ricardo GARILLETI, Rafael MEDINA & Vicente MAZIMPAKA

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 30 (1) - Pages 129-142

Published on 30 January 2009

An updated key for the identification of the 49 Orthotrichum s.l. taxa (45 species and 4 varieties) present in Europe, North Africa, Macaronesia and Western Asia, including the species in genus Nyholmiella, is provided. Orthotrichum leblebicii, described from Turkey, is synonymized with the Mediterranean O. vittii.

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