Ignatova E.A.1, Ignatov M.S.2, Cherdantseva V.Ya.3 2009. The genus Neckera (Neckeraceae, Bryophyta) in the Russian Far East // Arctoa. Vol. 18: 177–188 [in English].
1 Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, Moscow 119234 Russia; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2 Tsitsin Main Botanical Garden of Russian Academy of Sciences, Botanicheskaya 4, Moscow 127276 Russia; e-mail: email@example.com
3 Institute of Biology and Soil Science, Stoletiya Vladivostoka Avenue, 159, Vladivostok 690022 Russia
KEYWORDS: mosses, Neckera, taxonomy, Russia, Primorsky Territory, phytogeography, new records.
ABSTRACT. Three species of Neckera new for Russia are added to the moss flora of the southern Russian Far East: N. goughiana Mitt., N. polyclada Müll. Hal. and N. konoi Broth. Neckera oligocarpa Bruch was reported by mistake from this region. Key for identification of six species of Neckera known in the Russian Far East, including also N. borealis Nog., N. pennata Hedw. and N. yezoana Besch. is provided, description and illustrations are given.