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New records of three moss species (Ptychostomum pseudotriquetrum, Schistidium antarctici, and Coscinodon lawianus) from the southern Prince Charles Mountains, Mac.Robertson Land, Antarctica

Skotnicki, Mary; Selkirk, Patricia M; Boger, Steven D.

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We have used a combination of traditional morphological examination and molecular DNA analysis to characterise 16 moss specimens collected from the Mawson Escarpment and Clemence Massif, exposures of bedrock and glacial debris in the southern Prince Charles Mountains of East Antarctica. The nuclear ribosomal ITS region and the chloroplast rps4 gene were sequenced and compared with those of other mosses known from coastal East Antarctica. The moss specimens from the southern Prince Charles...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/70109
Source: Polar Record
DOI: 10.1017/S0032247412000186

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