Encalyptales

Encalyptales

[en‚ka·lip′tā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of true mosses (subclass Bryidae) characterized by broad papillose leaves and erect capsules covered by very long calyptrae.
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halleriana 29-Bha/ TAS3a,d,f Encalypta rhaptocarpa 35-Erh/ TAS3a,d,f Encalyptales E.
Ros (Eds.), Flora Briofitica Iberica, 3: Pottiales, Encalyptales: 176-180.