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Article first published online: 05 NOV 2018 | DOI: 10.17581/bp.2018.072011

Note on taxonomic position and distribution of Hygrobiella nishimurae N. Kitag. (Hygrobiellaceae, Marchantiophyta)

Vadim A. Bakalin1 & Anna A. Vilnet2

1 Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS, Vladivostok, Russia
2 Polar-Alpine Botanical Garden-Institute of Kola SC RAS, Kirovsk, Russia

The taxonomic position of Hygrobiella nishimurae, an enigmatic East Asian rarity, was identified using integrative approach, including DNA analysis, conducted for the first time for the species. This taxon was described under Hygrobiella, then placed into Metahygrobiella and finally to Cephalozia, however belongs to the former genus – the point of view that is not widely accepted now. In the course of our works this taxon (before regarded as Japanese endemic) was revealed for the first time in Korean Peninsula. The paper provides review of the genus taxonomy, distribution, descriptions and figures based on available material.

Бакалин В.А., Вильнет А.А. О таксономическом положении и распространении Hygrobiella nishimurae N. Kitag. (Hygrobiellaceae, Marchantiophyta). Таксономическое положение Hygrobiella nishimurae – малоизвестного восточноазиатского вида, определено с помощью интегративного подхода, включая молекулярно-генетические исследования, проведенные для этого вида впервые. Таксон, который был описан как Hygrobiella, затем перемещен в Metahygrobiella и, наконец, в Cephalozia, принадлежит к первому роду, что в настоящее время не является широко признанным. В ходе работы вид, ранее рассматривавшийся как эндем Японии, был выявлен впервые на Корейском полуострове. Работа содержит замечания по таксономической структуре рода, а также описание и иллюстрации на основании изучения доступного материала.

Keywords: Hygrobiella, East Asia, Hygrobiellaceae, taxonomy, Hepaticae, Восточная Азия, таксономия



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