Overview

Distribution

National Distribution

Canada

Origin: Unknown/Undetermined

Regularity: Regularly occurring

Currently: Unknown/Undetermined

Confidence: Confident

United States

Origin: Unknown/Undetermined

Regularity: Regularly occurring

Currently: Unknown/Undetermined

Confidence: Confident

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"South India (Kerala, Tamil Nadu), North east India (Western Himalayas, Khasi hills), China, Nepal, Bhutan"
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Physical Description

Diagnostic Description

Diagnostic

"Plants greenish to brownish or blackish, varies in size, 10-30 mm long; leaf lobe ovate, strongly concave with acute, acuminate or apiculate apex, often incurved, ocelli in 1 or 2 rows, 10-20 cells long, rarely scattered or almost absent in some leaves; leaf lobules saccate, parallel or subparallel to stem with constricted mouth connected to a short stalk, sometimes bearing semicircular appendage; underleaves longer than wide, mostly with 1 or 2 marginal teeth, 0.5-0.6 x 0.48-0.58 mm; cell walls thickened with large nodulose trigones at base; dioecious, bracts and bracteoles often with spines at lateral margins, perianth oblong, strongly 3-keeled, surface smooth, rostrum prominent."
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Ecology

Habitat

General Habitat

"Epiphytic and on twigs in moist deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen forests."
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Associations

Plant / epiphyte
apothecium of Filicupula suboperculata grows on gametophyte of Frullania tamarisci

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Conservation

Conservation Status

National NatureServe Conservation Status

Canada

Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked

United States

Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked

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NatureServe Conservation Status

Rounded Global Status Rank: G5 - Secure

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Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Risks

Risk Statement

Endemic to India
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