Check List 16(6): 1663-1671, doi: 10.15560/16.6.1663
New and noteworthy Hypnales (Bryophyta) records from the Nuluhon Trusmadi Forest Reserve in Borneo
expand article infoAndi Maryani A. Mustapeng, Monica Suleiman§
‡ Sabah Forestry Department, Sandakan, Malaysia§ Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Four Hypnales mosses from three pleurocarpous families are recorded in Borneo for the first time. They are Neonoguchia auriculata (Copp. ex Thér.) S.H. Lin (Meteoriaceae), Oxyrrhynchium bergmaniae (E.B. Bartram) Huttunen & Ignatov (Brachytheciaceae), Thamnobryum latifolium (Bosch & Sande Lac.) Nieuwl. (Neckeraceae), and Trachycladiella sparsa (Mitt.) M. Menzel (Meteoriaceae). The specimens were collected from Nuluhon Trusmadi Forest Reserve in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. Descriptions and illustrations of the four species as well as notes on their distribution and distinguishing characteristics are provided.

Malaysian Borneo, moss, Mount Trus Madi, Sabah