AusMoss Australian Moss Name Index (AusMoss)

Showing Ptychomitrium acutifolium
Ptychomitriaceae Schimp.
Ptychomitrium acutifolium Hook.f. & Wilson , legitimate, scientific
Wilson, W. in Hooker, J.D. (1859), Nat. Ord. V. Musci, Juss. The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. Discovery ships Erebus and Terror. III. Flora Tasmaniae 2: 180 [comb. nov.]
Mitten, W. (1859), Descriptions of some new species of Musci from New Zealand and other parts of the Southern Hemisphere, together with an enumeration of the species collected in Tasmania by William Archer, Esq.; arranged upon the plan proposed in the 'Musci Indiae Orientalis'. Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society, Botany 4: 73 [basionym]
basionym of: Glyphomitrium acutifolium (Hook.f. & Wilson) Mitt. legitimate
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1881), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae, Supplementum ad Volumen Undecimum: 110 [basionym]
basionym of: Brachysteleum acutifolium (Hook.f. & Wilson) Hampe legitimate
Cao, T., S.L. Guo, J Chen & J Yu (2005), Ptychomnion acutifolium Hook.f. et Wils. (Ptychomniaceae, Musci), a distinct species endemic to Australia. Cryptog., Bryol. Lichénol 26(3): 319-320 [secondary reference]
AusMoss (2015),: - [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA, SA, Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, Tas
  • distribution: W.A., S.A., Qld, N.S.W., A.C.T., Vic., Tas. Endemic.
  • remarks: This species was considered a synonym of P. australe by Catcheside (1980: …), but reinstated by Cao et al. (2005: 319).
Meagher, D.A. (2017), The genus Ptychomitrium Fürnr. (Bryophyta: Ptychomitriaceae) in Australia. Telopea 20: 50 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Brachysteleum laxifolium Müll.Hal. legitimate
  • distribution: W.A., S.A., Qld, N.S.W., A.C.T., Vic., Tas., Lord Howe I.
Klazenga, N. (ed.) (7 September 2020), AusMoss: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Brachysteleum laxifolium Müll.Hal. legitimate
  • distribution: W.A., S.A., Qld, N.S.W., A.C.T., Vic., Tas., Lord Howe I.