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Studies in the liverwort family Aneuraceae (Metzgeriales) from south­ern Africa. 3. Riccardia compacta

S. M. Perold
Bothalia | Vol 32, No 1 | a457 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v32i1.457 | © 2002 S. M. Perold | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 10 September 2002 | Published: 11 September 2002

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S. M. Perold, Nutional Botanical Institute., South Africa

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Riccardia compacta (Steph.) S.W.Amell is described and illustrated. Its presently known distribution in southern Africa is indicated on an accompanying map. Some differences between local plants of the species and those from Tanzania are discussed.


Aneuraceae. <i>Riccardia Gray.</i> <i>R. compacta</i> (Steph.) S.W.Amell. southern Africa. Tanzania


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