The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Rhynchostegium brachypterum (Hornsch.) A. Jaeger is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Rhynchostegium (family Brachytheciaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 35155701) with original publication details: Ber. Thätigk. St. Gallischen Naturwiss. Ges. 1876–77: 372 1878.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Brachythecium membranosum Müll. Hal. Synonym M TRO
Brachythecium rhynchostegioides Müll. Hal. ex Geh. Synonym M TRO
Hypnum brachypterum Hornsch. Synonym M TRO
Hypnum megapelma Broth. Synonym M TRO
Hypnum senodictyon Müll. Hal. Synonym M TRO
Rhynchostegium megapelma (Broth.) Paris Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35155701, and has not been changed.