Pottiaceae subfam. Timmielloideae

R. H. Zander

Bull. Buffalo Soc. Nat. Sci. 32: 68. 1993,.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 27. Treatment on page 481. Mentioned on page 477.

Plants green to tan. Stem central strand present, sclerodermis strong, hyalodermis present. Leaves broadly to linearly lanceolate, apex acute, margins plane to weakly incurved; distal laminal cells 2-stratose medially, the cells staggered above each other near the costa but grading to vertically aligned towards the leaf margin, bulging adaxially, nearly smooth abaxially, walls KOH yellow; costa with differentiated abaxial epidermis; gemmae unknown. Peristome present.


Widespread in temperate climates.


Genus 1.

Selected References


Lower Taxa