A new species of the genus Metzgeria Raddi (Metzgeriaceae, Marchantiophyta) from India

Sushil Kumar SINGH & Devendra Kumar SINGH

en Cryptogamie, Bryologie 39 (1) - Pages 47-53

Published on 26 January 2018

A new species of Metzgeria Raddi, M. mizoramensis sp. nov. is described from Mizoram (Mamit district), India. The species is distinguished by its monoicous sexuality, 2-3 rows of epidermal cells of midrib in ventral view, hairs usually disposed singly along the margin and also scattered on ventral surface of thallus and presence of marginal gemmae.

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