Discovery of Grimmia incrassicapsulis (Grimmiaceae, Bryopsida) in Papua New Guinea
Abstract:Grimmia incrassicapsulis B.G.Bell, an austral cool-temperate species, is recorded for the first time in the tropics. It was collected at an elevation of 4509 m a.s.l. at the summit of Mount Wilhelm in the Bismarck Range in Papua New Guinea. The species is described and illustrated, its name is lectotypified, and the global distribution reviewed and mapped.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2010-11-01
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