Cheilolejeunea serpentina

Species: Cheilolejeunea serpentina

English Name: Cheilolejeunea

Chinese Name: 蛇形唇鱗苔

Family: Lejeuneaceae


Small, with stem between 1-1,5cm long, pinnately branched. Oil bodies are large, rounded and elongated.

Found on rocky patches, on bark and as epiphylotose.



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–  Department of Gardens and Green Areas, Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau of Macao Special Administrative Region, South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Science 2005. Flora of Macao (Volume 1). Macao, SAR: Author