Zolotov V.I.1 2003. Bryum sauteri B. S. G. in Middle European Russia // Arctoa. Vol. 12: 117–120 [in Russian].
1 Tsitsin Main Botanical Garden of Russian Academy of Sciences, Botanicheskaya 4, Moscow 127276 Russia
KEYWORDS: new records, Bryum sauteri, Smolensk Province, Russia, diagnostic characters, key for identification.
ABSTRACT. Bryum sauteri B. S. G. is found in Smolensk Province and this is the first record for the Middle European Russia. The species is described and illustrated and its differentiation from Bryum rubens, B. subapiculatum, B. klinggraeffii and B. violaceum is discussed basing on the Russian material. A key for species of Bryum erythrocarpum complex is given.