Ignatov M.S.1, Tong C.1 1994. Bryophytes of Altai Mountains. IV. The family Grimmiaceae (Musci) // Arctoa. Vol.3: 67–122 [in English].
1 Tsitsin Main Botanical Garden of Russian Academy of Sciences, Botanicheskaya 4, Moscow 127276 Russia
2 Institute of Applied Ecology of Academy of Sinica, P. O. Box 417, Shenyang, China
KEYWORDS: Grimmia, Schistidium, Racomitrium, Coscinodon, Indusiella, Jaffueliobryum, taxonomy, keys for identification, mosses, phytogeography, Altai, Russia.
ABSTRACT. Fifteen species of Grimmia, 5 of Schistidium, 5 of Racomitrium, and 1 of Coscinodon, Hydrogrimmia, Indusiella, and Jaffueliobryum are reported for Altai. Brief descriptions, illustration, keys for identification, distinguishing characters and comments on species distribution are provided for all species. Seven species and two genera, Hydrogrimmia and Indusiella, are reported as new for Altai.