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American tree moss

Climacium americanum


A highly branched moss found on wet rocks in shaded woods. Compare to C. dendroides:


It grows on wet rocks (not trees) in full or partial shade in woods. It's called tree moss because of its branching shape.

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Pembroke, Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.32, Long: -80.64

Spotted on Apr 19, 2014
Submitted on Apr 28, 2014

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