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Three West Arctic moss species in Greenland

Kjeld Holmen

Three West Arctic moss species in Greenland

on the occurrence of Cinclidium latifolium, Aulacomnium acuminatum and Trichostomum cuspidatissimum

by Kjeld Holmen

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Published by C. A. Reitzel in København .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mosses,
  • Plant communities

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [16]

    SeriesMeddelelser om Grønland -- bd. 156, nr. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ115 .D39 bd. 156, nr. 3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24863301M
    LC Control Number58001084
    OCLC/WorldCa12684968

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Apr 25,  · The species is found for most of its life in freshwater lakes, rivers, streams, lagoons, estuaries and other coastal waters. The species is only found in bodies of water that are connected to the sea. This species has an extremely wide range and is found as far north as Greenland all the way down the east coast of Canada and the United frithwilliams.com: Gregory Sousa.

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This beautifully Cited by: 3. Mosses (Bryophyta) and liverworts (Marchantiophyta) of the Zackenberg valley, northeast Greenland The arctic species Sphagnum olafii Flatberg and S. tundrae Flatberg are recorded as new to the. Arctic Moss.

Arctic moss, officially named Calliergon giganteum, grows in the arctic tundra in the Northern Hemisphere within the arctic circle. The moss is an aquatic plant found growing on the bottom of tundra lake beds and in and around bogs and fens. Like all mosses, Calliergon giganteum is a bryophyte with no root and tiny leaves.

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In the arctic, moss covers the ground and warms it up allowing other plants to grow. It is eaten by migrating animals such as birds. ~ Arctic Moss is very common in the Tundra. It is one of about plant species on the tundra, most of which are mosses and lichens.

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