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Hygroamblystegium tenax
fountain feathermoss ambling moss
Hygroamblystegium tenax Amblystegiaceae
common names
  fountain feathermoss
  hygroamblystegium moss
accepted scientific name
  Hygroamblystegium tenax (Hedw.) Jenn.
rules for finding collection records
  Amblystegium irriguum (290)
  Amblystegium orthocladon (86)
  Amblystegium tenax (832)
  Hygroamblystegium irriguum (328)
  Hygroamblystegium orthocladon (145)
  Hygroamblystegium tenax (3735)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 David G. Smith
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (17)
Northern Forest Atlas (6)
Biopix (1)
Delaware Wildflowers (2)
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