Mniaceae


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Noun1.Mniaceae - family of erect mosses with club-shaped paraphyses and the hexagonal cells of the upper leaf surfaceMniaceae - family of erect mosses with club-shaped paraphyses and the hexagonal cells of the upper leaf surface; sometimes treated as a subfamily of Bryaceae
moss family - a family of mosses
Eubryales, order Eubryales - mosses with perennial erect gametophores and stems with rows of leaves and drooping capsules
genus Mnium, Mnium - mosses similar to those of genus Bryum but larger
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Preliminary study on phylogenetic position and delimitation of the ciliate arthrodontous genera of the moss family Mniaceae. J.
The taxonomic concepts and phylogenetic relations among genera of the families Mielichhoferiaceae, Bryaceae, and Mniaceae have given rise to much controversy in recent years [4].
+* + + Calliergon giganteum + +* +* + + Calliergon richardsonii + + + Calliergon stramineum + + Ceratodon purpureus + Dicranum acutifolium +* Dicranum undulatum +* Drepanocladus aduncus + + + + Hylocomium splendens + + +* Hypnum pratense + Leptobryum pyriforme +* Mniaceae + + Plagiomnium ellipticum Rhytidium rugosum + Scorpidium scorpioides + Warnstorfia sp.