Grimmia atrata

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Identification notes

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Distribution in Great Britain and Ireland

View distribution from the BBS Atlas 2014

Resources you may find useful

The Bryophyte identification page under Resources contains additional information on the genus Grimmia.

Bryophyte identification resources

Similar Species

G. atrata can be mistaken for the rare G. unicolor. In the field it may also be confused with species of other genera but these are usually easily told apart under the microscope.