Bryum section Amblyphyllum

Bryum pallens, from here.

Belongs within: Bryaceae.

The section Leucodontium of the genus Bryum includes mosses found in watery situations, characterised by entirely pale outer peristome teeth (Dixon 1924).

<==Bryum sect. Amblyophyllum Müller 1848S04
    |--B. (sect. *A.) calophyllum Br. 1823OZB-O03, S04
    |--B. arcticum (Br.) Bruch & Schimp. in Bruch, Schimp. & Gümbel 1846S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |--B. cyclophyllum (Schwägr.) Bruch & Schimp. in Bruch, Schimp. & Gümbel 1839S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |--B. lawersianum Philib. 1890 [incl. B. pallens ssp. lawersianum]S04
    |--B. mamillatum Lindb. in Hartm. 1864S04
    |--B. marratii Wilson 1855S04
    |--B. pallens Swartz 1801S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |    |--B. p. var. pallensD24
    |    |--B. p. var. alpinum (Bruch & Schimp.) Podp. 1954 non B. alpinum Huds. ex Withering 1801OZB-O03
    |    |--B. p. var. euryphyllum Jones 1917D24
    |    `--B. p. var. speciosum [incl. B. rubricosum]D24
    |--B. schleicheri Schwägr. 1816S04, OZB-O03
    |    |--B. s. var. schleicheriS04
    |    `--B. s. var. latifolium (Schwägr.) Schimp. 1876S04 [=B. turbinatum var. latifoliumS04, Mnium latifoliumD24]
    |--B. turbinatum (Hedw.) Turner 1804S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |--B. uliginosum Philib. 1890S04 (see below for synonymy)
    |--B. warneum (Röhl.) Brid. 1826S04 [incl. Pohlia warnensisOZB-O03]
    `--B. weigelii Spreng. 1807 [incl. B. duvalii]S04

Bryum arcticum (Br.) Bruch & Schimp. in Bruch, Schimp. & Gümbel 1846S04 [=Pohlia arcticaOZB-O03; incl. B. luridum non B. blandum var. luridum Wilson 1854OZB-O03]

Bryum cyclophyllum (Schwägr.) Bruch & Schimp. in Bruch, Schimp. & Gümbel 1839S04 [=Mnium cyclophyllumD24; incl. B. tortifoliumS04]

Bryum pallens Swartz 1801S04 [=Hypnum pallensOZB-O03; incl. B. pallens var. abbreviatumOZB-O03, B. pallens var. arcuatumOZB-O03, B. pallens var. fallaxS04, B. pallens var. meesioidesOZB-O03, B. origanumD24]

Bryum turbinatum (Hedw.) Turner 1804S04 [=Hypnum turbinatumOZB-O03, Mnium turbinatumD24; incl. B. turbinatum var. minus nec B. coronatum f. minor Hampe 1846OZB-O03]

Bryum uliginosum Philib. 1890S04 [=Cladodium uliginosumD24, Pohlia uliginosaOZB-O03; incl. Ptychostomum caespiticiumOZB-O03, Bryum cernuumS04, Cynodontium cernuumOZB-O03, Ptychostomum cernuumOZB-O03]

*Type species of generic name indicated


[D24] Dixon, H. N. 1924. The Student’s Handbook of British Mosses 3rd ed. V. V. Sumfield: Eastbourne.

[OZB-O03] Ochyra, R., J. Żarnowiec & H. Bednarek-Ochyra. 2003. Census Catalogue of Polish Mosses. Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences: Cracow.

[S04] Smith, A. J. E. 2004. The Moss Flora of Britain and Ireland 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press.

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