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rusty feather-moss
Sciuro-hypnum plumosum
Sciuro-hypnum plumosum
rusty feather-moss moss
Sciuro-hypnum plumosum Brachytheciaceae
common name
  rusty feather-moss
accepted scientific name
  Sciuro-hypnum plumosum (Hedw.) Ignatov & Huttunen
rules for finding collection records
  Brachythecium plumosum (89)
  Brachythecium flagellare (0)
  Sciuro-hypnum plumosum (0)
family name
  • Brachytheciaceae
Image Author: ©2012 HermannSchachner
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Sciuro-hypnum plumosum   (Hedw.) Ignatov & Huttunen   (TSN: 16245, Index: 664)

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