University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0044049
Secondary Catalog #: B-112585A
Taxon: Polytrichastrum longisetum (Sw. ex Brid.) G.L. Sm.
Family: Polytrichaceae
Determiner: N. Miller (2002-00-00)
Collector: Weber   s.n.   
Date: 2002-07-01
Locality: United States, Colorado, Ouray, Along a rill on steep slope just N of summit of Red Mountain Pass; 11000 ft alt., 37° 54' 33" N 107° 44' 33" W
37.909167  -107.7425
Verbatim Coordinates: 37° 54' 33" N 107° 44' 33" W
Elevation: 3353 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 11000 ft
Habitat: Along a rill on steep slope
Occurrence Remarks: Locally abundant; Leaves short, in-folded, the margins erect, sharply toothed especially distally; sheath very short; costa excurrent into a short, stout, reddish point; innovations slender, green; lamellae of 6-7 rows of quadrate cells, in face view the terminal cells smooth, not conspicuously different but irregular; in section the lamellae have a smooth, pyriform apical cell. Capsule almost globose.
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Record Id: 17596746-ead6-459a-89dd-2a4de9aa29b2
Occurrence ID (GUID): 08babf95-3019-4c3a-ac11-27492da1d75a
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