New liverwort records for the Caxiuanã National Forest Pará State, Brazil

Lisi Dámaris Pereira Alvarenga Regina Célia Lobato Lisboa Ana Cláudia Caldeira Tavares About the authors

Eight new records of liverwort species for Pará state are reported; five of these are also new records for Northern Brazil. These species come from the Ferreira Penna Scientific Station (1º42'30"S; 51º31'45"W) located in Caxiuanã National Forest (Eastern Amazonia). They are Ceratolejeunea desciscens (Sande-Lac.) Schiffn., Colura greig-smittii Jovet-Ast, Lejeunea raddiana Lindenb. Gottsche, Rectolejeunea emarginuliflora (Gottsche) A. Evans, Arachniopsis monodactyla (Spruce) R.M. Schust., Plagiochila aerea Tayl., Plagiochila gymnocalycina (Lehm. & Lindenb.) Lindenb. and Plagiochila martiana (Nees) Lindenb. Relevant taxonomic comments are included as well as species illustrations.

bryophytes; bryoflora; Ferreira Penna Scientific Station; Eastern Amazonia


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