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Polytrichum formosum
bank haircap moss haricap moss
Polytrichum formosum Polytrichaceae
common names
  bank haircap moss
  beautiful hair-moss
  polytrichum moss
accepted scientific name
  Polytrichum formosum Hedw.
rules for finding collection records
  Polytrichastrum formosum (242)
  Polytrichum attenuatum (10)
  Polytrichum formosum (449)
family name
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Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (44)
Paul Slichter (3)
Cal Photos (6)
Biopix (1)
base map where plant found
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