Orthotrichaceae

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Orthotrichaceae
Orthotrichum striatum (a, 144711-474707) 5605.JPG
Orthotrichum striatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Bryophyta
Class: Bryopsida
Subclass: Bryidae
Order: Orthotrichales
Dixon
Family: Orthotrichaceae
Arn.
Genera

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Orthotrichaceae is the only family of mosses in order Orthotrichales.[1][2] Many species in the family are epiphytic.

Classification[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Goffinet, B.; W. R. Buck; A. J. Shaw (2008). "Morphology and Classification of the Bryophyta". In Bernard Goffinet & A. Jonathan Shaw (eds.). Bryophyte Biology (2nd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 55–138. ISBN 978-0-521-87225-6. 
  2. ^ Goffinet, Bernard; William R. Buck (2004). "Systematics of the Bryophyta (Mosses): From molecules to a revised classification". Monographs in Systematic Botany. Molecular Systematics of Bryophytes. Missouri Botanical Garden Press. 98: 205–239. ISBN 1-930723-38-5.