List of club-mosses and mosses of Montana

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sphagnum moss (Sphagnum flexuosum)

There are at least 23 species of clubmosses and 153 species of mosses found in the state of Montana in the United States.[1][2] The Montana Natural Heritage Program has identified a number of clubmoss and moss species as species of concern.[3]

Clubmosses[edit]

stag's horn clubmoss (Lycopodium clavatum)

Clubmosses[edit]

Class: Lycopodiopsida Order: Lycopodiales Family: Lycopodiaceae[4]

Quillworts[edit]

Class: Isoetopsida Order: Isoetales, Family: Isoetaceae[5]

Spike-mosses[edit]

lesser spike-moss (Selaginella densa)

Class: Isoetopsida Order: Selaginellales, Family: Selaginellaceae[6]

Mosses[edit]

Granite mosses[edit]

Class: Andreaeopsida Order: Andreaeales, Family: Andreaeaceae[7]

Peat mosses[edit]

narrowleaf peat moss (Sphagnum angustifolium)

Class: Sphagnopsida Order: Sphagnales, Family: Sphagnaceae[8]

Haircap mosses[edit]

Class: Polytrichopsida Order: Polytrichales, Family: Polytrichaceae


True mosses[edit]

a moss of genus Orthotrichum

Class: Bryopsida[9]

Further reading[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Club-mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2010-12-20. 
  2. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2010-12-20. 
  3. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Species of Concern". Retrieved 2010-12-07. 
  4. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Club-mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2012-12-22. 
  5. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Quillworts". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2012-12-22. 
  6. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Spike-mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2012-12-22. 
  7. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Granite Mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2010-12-21. 
  8. ^ "Montana Field Guide-Peat Mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2010-12-21. 
  9. ^ "Montana Field Guide-True Mosses". Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. Retrieved 2010-12-21.