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Family: Hylocomiaceae

Group: Bryophyte, Species

Scientific NameCommon NameSummary
Hylocomiastrum pyrenaicum
Hylocomiastrum umbratum
Hylocomium splendensStep MossProbably the most easily recognized moss species in our area. The stair step growth pattern of the feather-like plants is unmistakable. Most common in forested areas.
Pleurozium schreberiBig Red-stem Moss
Rhytidiadelphus loreus
Rhytidiadelphus squarrosus
Rhytidiadelphus subpinnatus
Rhytidiadelphus triquetrusElectrified Cat's Tail
Rhytidiopsis robusta