Mosses of the Mediterranean, an annotated checklist

Maria Giovanna Dia, Leena Luís, Ilana Herrnstadt, Stefan Mifsud, Anna Gan Eva, Camille Granger, Kamel Khalilp, Rosa M. Ros, Gerard M. Dirkse, Haanaa M. Shabbara, Wagieh El-Saadawi, Anna Losada-Lima, Usama Abou-Salama, Vincent Hugonnot, Roberta Tacchi, Marko Sabovljević, Montserrat Brugués, Adnan Erdaǧ, Juan M. González-Mancebo, Thomas L. BlockeelManuela Sim-Sim, Michele Aleffi, Rosa Maria Cros, André Sotiaux, Vicente Mazimpaka, André Vanderpoorten, Cecilia Sérgio, Harald Kürschner, Olaf Werner, Marta Pug Lisi, Maria Privitera, Rosalina Gabriel, Isabel Draper

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The names of all mosses published up to the end of August 2011 in the countriesof the Mediterranean basin, the Macaronesian Islands and Bulgaria are compiled in anannotated checklist. The list comprises accepted names and synonyms, and providesexplanatory annotations for ambiguous and disputed names. Literature referencessupporting the reports in each individual area are given only for taxa reported once or in asingle locality. A total of 1168 accepted species and 81 infraspecific taxa are reported fromthe whole area.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages184
Publication statusPublished - 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science

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