Ignatova E.A.1, Ignatov M.S.2 2003. Habrodon perpusillus (Habrodontaceae, Musci) – a new family, genus and species for Russia // Arctoa. Vol. 12: 133–136 [in English].
1 Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, Moscow 119234 Russia
2 Tsitsin Main Botanical Garden of Russian Academy of Sciences, Botanicheskaya 4, Moscow 127276 Russia
KEYWORDS: new records, Russia, Caucasus, Habrodon perpusillus, phytogeography.
ABSTRACT. Habrodon perpusillus (De Not.) Lindb. has been found in Caucasus, in the coastal area of the Black Sea near Adler. This species was known previously from Macaronesia, Medeterranean and Atlantic Europe, Turkey and Israel. The dendropark “Yuzhnye Kultury” where Habrodon was found is known also as the only Caucasian (as well as Russian) locality of Cryphaea heteromalla, a species with the similar general distribution in Western Palearctic.