Monday, 9 December 2013

New species add - Amblystegium serpens, Creeping Feather-moss to Bryophytes

Quite widespread, especially in the woodland of compartment 6. Tiny leaves hard to do anything with until put under the microscope. Well named, though. If I have a photo of it in the field I've misplaced it for the moment. (Now I notice that Amblystegium riparium is on the list for the reserve I better go check I haven't mis-placed the ID too - mercifully the stem leaves of that species are veritable giants at about 2mm; more than double the size!)

Amblystegium serpens, Creeping Feather-moss

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