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Splendid Feather Moss
Hylocomium splendens (Hedw.) Schimp.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Bryophyta - mosses »  class Bryopsida »  order Hypnales »  family Hylocomiaceae »  genus Hylocomium - hylocomium feather moss

Scientific synonyms

Hylocomium alaskanum (Lesq. & James) Aust.
Hylocomium splendens var. alaskanum (Lesq. & James) Limpr.
Hylocomium splendens var. gracilius (Boul.) Husn.
Hylocomium splendens var. obtusifolium (Geh.) Par.
Hylocomium proliferum (Brid.) Lindb.
Hylocomium giganteum Perss. (nomen nudum) n

Other names

= Glittering Wood-moss


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 Hylocomium splendens (Hedw.) Schimp.]
EN M. Sabovljević (2006): Checklist of Mosses of Croatia, Arch. Biol. Sci., Belgrade, 58 (1), 45-53 [as Hylocomium splendens (Hedw.) BSG]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013

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