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Chenia leptophylla Zander 1993

Chenia leptophylla is a species of woody mosses in the family Pottiaceae. They are native to Maranhao, Espirito Santo, Rio De Janeiro, Mata AtlâNtica, SãO Paulo, Minas Gerais, and Paraná.

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  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Chenia leptophylla Zander 1993. View this species on GBIF