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Helicodontium capillare Jaeger 1878

Helicodontium capillare is a species of mosses in the family Fabroniaceae. It is native to Cerrado, Paraná, Minas Gerais, Amazônia, Espirito Santo, Bahia, Distrito Federal, Rondônia, Mato Grosso, Pampa, São Paulo, Santa Catarina, Acre (Brazil), Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Mata Atlântica, and Goiás. It is a photoautotroph. Reproduction is monoicous.

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  • URI: https://eol.org/schema/terms/monoicous
  • Definition: In the haploid (gametophyte) lifestage of a moss or fern, the antheridia (male) and archegonia (female) reproductive organs occur on the same individual plant. They may be borne on different shoots (autoicous), on the same shoot but not together in a common structure (paroicous), or together in a common "inflorescence" (synoicous).
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bryophyte#Sexuality
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Helicodontium capillare Jaeger 1878. View this species on GBIF