Discovery of a natural hybrid between Bruchia vogesiaca Schwägr. and Trematodon ambiguus (Hedw.) Hornsch. (Musci, Bruchiaceae)

Jan-Peter FRAHM & Boon-Chuan HO

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 31 (1) - Pages 95-99

Published on 29 January 2010

A newly discovered natural hybrid Bruchia vogesiaca × Trematodon ambiguus is reported here. The sporophytic hybrid plants were recently found from a locality in the Vosges Mountains, France, growing together in a mixed stand with both sporophytic parent species. This hybrid represents the second known report of a hybrid within the Bruchiaceae.

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