A new moss species, Ptychomitrium yulongshanum Cao & Guo, is described from fruiting material collected from Yunnan province, in southwestern China. The ovate, cucullate leaves with obtuse apices; small, smooth, upper and median leaf cells; oblong-ovate capsules; and mitrate calyptra covering only half the capsule are distinguishing traits of the new species.
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Vol. 104 • No. 2