Bryophytes of North Carolina
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View PDFAMBLYSTEGIACEAE Members: 15 NC Records

Anacamptodon splachnoides (Froel. ex Brid.) Brid. - knothole moss


Taxonomy
Phylum: MOSSESOrder: HYPNALES Family: AMBLYSTEGIACEAE Checklist Number: 157714CNABH
Identification
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Online Photographs: Ohio Moss and Lichen Association
Distribution in North Carolina
Distribution: This moss has scattered occurrences throughout North Carolina from the piedmont to the mountains.
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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Infrequently found on bark of trees where water collects or is channeled.
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Status in North Carolina
Natural Heritage Program Status: W7 - poorly known in NC
Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G3G5 - S2?
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