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Plant complanate-foliate. Growing prostrate; pleurocarpous. Leaves entire about 2-5 mm long, with pentagonal cells. Cells near the apex with nematogons (small cells within leaf which produce rhizoids).
mineral soil near within forest road ditch. found at about 1,864 feet.
The Hookeria genus is mostly a tropical genera. THis species stands as the only known member of Hookeria to exist in Washington State. This is also one more on the west coast of North America, H. acutifolia.
Spotted on Jan 5, 2014
Submitted on Jan 6, 2014
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