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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Marchantiaceae — a group of liverworts.
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Bryophytes are abundant and include Dumortiera hirsuta and Phyllogonium fulgens.
In _Dumortiera_ the air-chambers are absent, their formation being only indicated at the apex.
The large thallus of _Conocephalus_ covers stones by the waterside, while _Dumortiera_ is a hygrophyte confined to damp and shady situations.