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Recent observations

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klynne

Date

November 23, 2014

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jamiebryn

Date

November 11, 2014

Description

Symmetrical, low laying yellow-green moss. Once pinnate with even branching. Prominent mid rib. Growing on a decaying log in a more open area among young alders.

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cherylharai

Date

October 20, 2014

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cherylharai

Date

November 8, 2014

Description

Steilacoom Park WA

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vivalabotany

Date

October 10, 2014 02:41 PM PDT

Description

Shown: cat-tail moss growing on branch of Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga mmenziesii) dry due to little rain, olive green, drooping tendrils

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klynne

Date

October 20, 2014 12:03 PM PDT

Description

This sometimes forms creeping irregular mats but here shows it's narrow tapered hanging growth pattern on the bark of a tree. Described as dirt common

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reekar08

Date

October 22, 2014 10:06 PM PDT

Description

This moss was found in a reforested land that was logged in the early 1980's and there is also Leucolepis acanthoneuron. There is Pseudotsuga menziesii, Alnus rubra, Acer macrophyllum, Gaultheria shallon, and many more plants.

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trelam

Date

October 20, 2014 12:40 PM PDT

Description

A hanging moss that covers the tree in long, thin strands. The moss was groups of long, branched strands with very tiny, narrow leaves. Moss is yellow-green colored with tiny leaves.

Habitat: Found on an young snag of an unidentifiable tree, a maple perhaps? in an old growth conifer forest dominated by Douglas-fir, western red cedar, and western hemlock.

Weather: Misty, rainy, 60F, full overcast sky.

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trelam

Date

October 20, 2014 12:13 PM PDT

Description

A creeping moss growing up the bark of a western red cedar. Leaves are pinnate and stems are long, thin strands.

Same sp. as TRE_P10.

It has become obvious that this species can either grow on the ground or on a tree.

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trelam

Date

October 20, 2014 11:24 AM PDT

Description

A pleurocarpous moss that grows about 2 inches long. The stem of the moss is green, reddish-green, or reddish-brown and it grows pinnately compound leaves. Relatively looks flat and somewhat like a feather.

Habitat: Growing on the ground under deciduous trees in an old growth forest. Some growing under conifers, but not as often. Growing among other mosses, oak leaf fern, sword fern, and bracken fern.

Weather: Misty, rainy, 60F, full overcast sky.

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remremremy

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Small with light green and brown coloration. Once pinnate with evenly spaced branches and strong midrib. Grows a lightly shaded area in a mat covering the ground, and on the base of surrounding trees. Soil is very damp and rocky.

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rustyniknax

Date

October 14, 2014

Description

green and droopy, hanging on every branch ever

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Description from Wikipedia

No range data available.