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Tortula ruralis
sidewalk moss beard-moss
Tortula ruralis Pottiaceae
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common names
  sidewalk moss
  tortula moss
accepted scientific name
  Tortula ruralis (Hedw.) Gaertn. et al.
rules for finding collection records
  Syntrichia ruralis (2279)
  Tortula intermedia (155)
  Tortula ruraliformis (110)
  Tortula ruralis (2484)
family name
  Pottiaceae
Image Author: ©2004 "Darkone"
Image License: CC BY-SA
Image Source
Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (94%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (32)
Gila Wilderness (10)
Measurable Photos (10)
Paul Slichter (3)
Cal Photos (6)
Biopix (1)
base map where plant found

Forest
Rocky
Cliff
Riparian
Grassland
Disturbed
Desert
grid lines base