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Dicranum bergeri

Dicranum bergeri is a British Red Data Book moss of raised bogs, photographed here at Whixall Moss, Shropshire, during the 2007 Autumn Meeting excursion.

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Splachnum sphaericum

Splachnum sphaericum photographed by Gordon Rothero on Ben Nevis.

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Athalamia hyalina

The thallose liverwort Athalamia hyalina is the only British member of the Cleveaceae, and was first discovered in the Eastern Scottish Highlands by Gordon Rothero in 1999.

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Oedipodium griffithianum

Oedipodium griffithianum is an uncommon plant of rock crevices in the montane northwest of Britain. Note the muliticellular gemmae.

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Riccardia palmata

Riccardia palmata is a mainly north-western liverwort, typically found on moist decorticated logs in sheltered woodland. Photographed on the field trip to Nant Gwynant at the 2005 Bangor meeting.

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Leiocolea heterocolpos

Gemmiferous shoots of Leiocolea heterocolpos (now Mesoptychia heterocolpos). In sandstone crevice of mountain crag. Ben Griam Beag (NC825407) 350 m. v.-c. 107 (East Sutherland). 06 July 2006.

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Syntrichia papillosa

Syntrichia papillosa, starting to become a little dry, growing as an epiphyte on apple at Frogend Farm Orchard, Castle Frome, Herefordshire.

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Petalophyllum ralfsii

Petalophyllum ralfsii Photographed at Ainsdale Dunes

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Syntrichia amplexa

Syntrichia amplexa is a very rare plant in Britain, originally discovered in Leicestershire and thought to be introduced from North America. This image was taken by Martin Godfrey at Eardingon Gravel Pit, Bridgenorth, where it has recently been discovered by Mark Lawley.

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Conostomum tetragonum

Conostomum tetragonum photographed on Ben Hee, East Sutherland by Des Callaghan during the 2006 BBS Summer meeting.

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