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Dicranum polysetum

Dicranum polysetum


Plant reasonably large for Genus: 6 cm<; Mostly green-yellow; stems with dense redish tomentum; leaves 10:1 or greater in length; leaf cells strongly pitted and prorate.


exposed rocky outcropping in douglas fir forest. Associated with Racomitrium canescens and white fawn lily (Erytronium oregonum).


possibly rare in Washington State.

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Washington, USA

Spotted on Sep 19, 2017
Submitted on Sep 19, 2017

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