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Floristic and taxonomic aspects of mosses from Barcarena, Pará

Author(s): Adriana Paula da Silva Souza | Regina Célia Lobato LisboaII

Journal: Boletim do Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi : Ciências Naturais
ISSN 1981-8114

Volume: 1;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 81;
Date: 2006;
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Keywords: Bryoflora | Amazon vegetation | Isopterygium acutifolium Ireland

The municipality of Barcarena, Pará is placed at 30 km from Belém city. It has an area of 1.316,2 km2, in great part limited by Marajó Bay. Forty-three species of mosses, belonging to 13 families, were found. It also includes data on basyonym, type locality, geographic distribution in Brazil, habitat and comments about the morphology of species, and quotations of descriptions and illustrations in literature. Isopterygium acutifolium Ireland is the new occurrence, and it's illustrated here.

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