Ectropothecium zollingeri

In Culture: Not cultivated in aquariums, name is erroneously used for another plant
Aquarium suitability: unknown, see description!
See also: Taxiphyllum barbieri
Range and localities: 

China, Nepal, India, Japan, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, New Guinea, New Caledonia, Fiji, Kuwait, Hawaii1

  • Glossadelphus zollingeri (Müll. Hal.) M. Fleisch.
  • Hypnum zollingeri Müll. Hal.

Botanical name [?]: Ectropothécium zollíngeri (Müll. Hal.) A. Jaeger

Major group (unranked): Mosses (Bryophyta)
Order: Hypnales
Family: Hypnaceae
Genus: Ectropothecium

References and further reading:
  1. Entry Ectropothecium zollingeri in Moss Flora of China (, accessed 19 October 2014)
  2. Benl, G. (1969): Glossadelphus zollingeri (C. Müller) Fleischer, ein zweites "Javamoos". - DATZ 22 (12): 369-372.
  3. Kasselmann, C. (2007): Verwirrung um den Namen "Javamoos". - DATZ 8/2007: 30-33.
  4. Entry Ectropothecium in Moss Flora of China (, accessed 19 October 2014)
  5. Meagher, D. (2011): An etymology of Australian bryophyte genera. 2 — Mosses. - Muelleria 29 (1): 33-61.
References (range and localities):
  1. Entry Ectropothecium zollingeri in Moss Flora of China (, accessed 19 October 2014)
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