Cephaloziella obtusilobula Schust.

Roundleaf leafy liverwort



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Missing or invalid



Georgia (extreme northeastern) & North Carolina (western), USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Schuster, R. M. (1980). The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America east of the hundredth meridian, volume IV. Columbia University Press, New York. 1334 pp.

Other references:

Hicks, M. L. and Amoroso, J. L. (1997). Bryophyte status surveys for Cephaloziella obtusilobula, Chiloscyphus appalachianus, Cylindrocolea andersonii, Megaceros aenigmaticus, Plagiochila columbiana, Plagiochila sharpii, Plagiochila virginica var. euryphylla, and Porella japonica ssp. appalachiana, Porella sp. nova, Porella wataugensis, and Sphenolobopsis pearsoni. North Carolina Natural Heritage Program, Division of Parks and Recreaon for Endangered Species Field Office, USFWS Asheville.

Stotler, R. E. and Crandall-Stotler, B. (2017). A synopsis of the liverwort flora of North America north of Mexico. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 102(4): 574-709.


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