Tang, Q.-M., Ho, B.-C. & Wei, Y.-M. 2019. An IUCN threatened moss species, Hypnodontopsis apiculata (Rhachitheciaceae, Bryophyta), new to China. – Herzogia 32: 369 –374.
A threatened species Hypnodontopsis apiculata, previously known only from Japan, is reported here as a genus and species record new to the bryoflora of China. Based on the present gathering, a detailed description and photographs are provided. Considering the fragile habitats of H. apiculata, we propose here to maintain its current conservation status as Vulnerable.