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Polytrichastrum alpinum
alpine haircap haricap moss
Polytrichastrum alpinum Polytrichaceae
common names
  alpine haircap
  alpine polytrichastrum moss
accepted scientific name
  Polytrichastrum alpinum (Hedw.) G.L. Sm.
rules for finding collection records
  Pogonatum alpinum (747)
  Polytrichastrum alpinum (1167)
  Polytrichum alpinum (275)
  Polytrichum norvegicum (28)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Alistair Shuttleworth
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 (46%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
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Wikimedia Commons (5)
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