Taxon profile


Polytrichum Moss
Polytrichastrum formosum (Hedw.) G. L. Sm.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Bryophyta - mosses »  class Polytrichopsida »  order Polytrichales »  family Polytrichaceae »  genus Polytrichastrum - polytrichastrum moss

Scientific synonyms

Polytrichum formosum Hedw.
Polytrichum attenuatum Menz. ex Brid.

Other names

= Bank Haircap


Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

EN Kučera J. & Váňa J. (2003): Check- and Red List of bryophytes of the Czech Republic (2003) [], Preslia 75(3): 193–222, 2003 [as Polytrichastrum formosum (Hedw.) G. L. Sm.]
EN M. Sabovljević (2006): Checklist of Mosses of Croatia, Arch. Biol. Sci., Belgrade, 58 (1), 45-53 [as Polytrichum formosum Hedw.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013

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