New and interesting records to the bryophyte flora of the Balearic Islands


en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 30 (4) - Pages 501-505

Published on 30 October 2009

One liverwort, Riccia papillosa Moris, and nine moss taxa, Acaulon mediterraneum Limpr., Brachythecium salebrosum (Hoffn. ex F.Weber et D.Mohr) Schimp., Ceratodon purpureus (Hedw.) Brid., Cryphaea heteromalla (Hedw.) D.Mohr., Grimmia ovalis (Hedw.) Lindb., Pleuridium subulatum (Hedw.) Rabenh., Sciuro-hypnum plumosum (Hedw.) Ignatov et Huttunen, Tortula israelis Bizot et F.Bilewsky, Weissia wimmeriana (Sendtn.) Bruch et Schimp. are reported for Majorca and constitute new records for the bryophyte flora of the Balearic archipelago. In addition, the presence of Hymenostylium recurvirostrum (Hedw.) Dixon. and Plagiomnium affine (Blandow ex Funck) T.J.Kop. in the Balearic Islands is confirmed.

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