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Hylocomium splendens
Hylocomium splendens
Staircase Moss
Photographer: John Game

ID: 0000 0000 1002 0362 (2002-10-17)

Copyright © 1999 John Game

  • date of photo  Mar 1999
  • location   Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area (Coos County, Oregon, US)
  • notes   In a shady wooded sand-hollow. A few stems of the moss Pleurozium schreberi can be seen above-left of center, and occasional bright green upright stems of Polytrichum sp. (moss) can be seen center right and elsewhere
  • camera   Kodachrome 64 slide
  • contributor's ID #  021 004
  • photo category: Plant - mosses/etc

  • common names   Splendid Feather Moss (ITIS ) Staircase Moss (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Stephen Rae    Mar 25, 2003

    Action: ID confirmed

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The moss does appear to be Hylocomium splendens.

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