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1. Phlegmariurus sect. Phlegmariurus

马尾杉组 ma wei shan zu

Mature branches pendulous. Leaves dimorphic. Strobili linear.

About 70 species: Old World tropics, including Africa and extending to Australia and Central and South America; three species (one endemic) in China.

1 Stems 4-6 times dichotomously branched; trophophylls ovate-triangular, cordate or subcordate at base, conspicuously stipitate.   1 P. phlegmaria
+ Trophophylls ovate or broadly lanceolate, rounded or cuneate at base, stipitate or not   (2)
2 (1) Stems soft and pendulous, 6-10 times dichotomously branched; trophophylls ovate, rounded at base, shortly stipitate.   2 P. salvinioides
+ Stems erect or slightly pendulous, 1-3 times dichotomously branched; trophophylls broadly lanceolate, cuneate at base, decurrent, sessile.   3 P. guangdongensis

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