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Gemmabryum australe,
Gemmabryum cheelii,
Ochiobryum blandum

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Image Source: Australian Plant Image Index (APII) - Photo No.: boa.288

A-H, Ochiobryum blandum. A, Habit of dry specimens. B, Seta and capsule showing peristome. C, Capstule with operculum. D, Leaf. E, Cells at leaf apex. F, Mid-leaf cells. G, Basal laminal cells. H, Peristome: exostome tooth (left), cilium separate; endostome with basal membrane and endostome segment (right) (M.Mueller 1795, MELU [Fig A, left]; A.E.Orchard 1931, AD [Fig A, right]; H.P.Ramsay 76/84, NSW [Figs B,C,H]; A.C.Beauglehole 16281, AD [Figs D-G]). I-O, Gemmabryum australe. I, Habit of dry specimen. J, Capsule. K, Peristome: exostome tooth (left); endostome basal membrane with segment (centre); cilium (right). L, Cells at leaf apex. M, Leaf. N, Mid-leaf cells. O, Basal laminal cells (H.P.Ramsay 3/88, NSW). P-V, G. cheelii. P, Habit with sporophyte (dry specimens). Q, Capsule without operculum. R, Leaf. S, Cells at leaf apex. T, Mid-leaf cells. U, Basal laminal cells. V, Gemma (rhizoidal tuber) (isotype, NSW [Figs P-R,V]; D.G.Catcheside 73.203, AD [Figs S-U]). Scale bars: 1 mm for habit; 0.5 mm for leaves; 100 ?m for cellular drawings.

Illustrators: L. Eklan

Flora of Australia Vol 51 figure 43

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