Observation 179729: Bryophyta
When: 2014-09-21
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

I am delighted that Lichen are now a part of the identification process at Mushroom Observer. This one is recent but I have others from other areas of the country and other times. Look forward to sending them all.

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Recognized by sight: Sporangium are a strong indication.

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By: T. Nelson
2014-09-22 08:39:24 PDT (-0700)

Thank you so much. I actually sent this picture in error. Hit the wrong picture key. I see so much of this stuff and never knew what it was. Now I have another piece of nature for my Life list.

By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-09-22 08:14:08 PDT (-0700)

Conical shapes above moss are sporangium. Sphagnum has globulare sporangium.

This is a moss!
By: zaca
2014-09-21 12:31:54 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2014-09-21 11:47:02 PDT (-0700)
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