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hoary rock-moss
Racomitrium lanuginosum
Racomitrium lanuginosum
hoary rock-moss moss
Racomitrium lanuginosum Grimmiaceae
common names
  hoary rock-moss
  woolly fringemoss
  racomitrium moss
accepted scientific name
  Racomitrium lanuginosum (Hedw.) Brid.
rules for finding collection records
  Racomitrium hypnoides (11)
  Racomitrium lanuginosum (214)
family name
  • Grimmiaceae
Image Author: ©2012 HermannSchachner
Image License: public domain
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Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
mag select

grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Racomitrium lanuginosum   (Hedw.) Brid.   (TSN: 548055, Index: 231)

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