very small leaf-like structured particles. Appears to be glittering when in the son, due to the mass amount of small fuzzy particles.
id confirmed by @kilasiak from collection
This Neckera douglasii (Douglas’ Neckera) was growing thickly on the trunks of large Bigleaf Maple trees.
Growing on the Bigleaf Maple branches is Neckera douglasii (Douglas' Neckera).
Growing among several other moss species on a fallen log (log diameter approx. 30 cm).
Eastern foothills of the Coast Range. West of Portland, OR.