Monographs Details: Palamocladium nilgheriense (Mont.) C.Müll.
Authority: Buck, William R. 1987. Bryostephane Steereana: A Collection of Bryological Papers Presented to William Campbell Steere On The Occasion of His 80th Birthday. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 45: 1-749.
Family:Brachytheciaceae
Discussion:

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Isothecium nilgheriense Mont., Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot. 2, 17: 246. 1842. Type. INDIA. Tamil Nadu: Nilgheris, Perrottet (h-br!, comm. E. Duby, ex. herb. C. Roumeguere, syntype?).

Homalothecium longicuspis Broth., Symb. Sin. 4: 105. 1929 ("longicuspes""), syn. nov. Type. CHINA. Yunnan: Guta ad fl. Mekong [Landsang-djiang], 2100 m, 14 Sep 1915, Handel-Mazzetti 7985 (H-BR!, holotype).

The type of H. longicuspis is identical with the probable syntype of Palamocladium nilgheriense given above.