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Friday, March 12, 2010

Help with ID: Limestone moss or liverwort?

I observed this frondose-moss in Clayoquot Sound on limestone rock seeps in Tofino Inlet. I have never seen it before. Can anyone help me identify it? It is pinate shaped with overlapping costate/nerve leaves with a single row of ventral leaves along midrib. I wondered if it was a liverwort, but it appears more moss-like.
See attached photos. And thanks!
Tyler Innes
Koksilah Road, Duncan, BC

Bryonet responses:

1 comment:

  1. I would like to work with plants and checks them in the stereoscopy.