Plants of the Gila Wilderness

Presented in Association with the
Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences

Pylaisiella polyantha (tentative ID) (Hedwig) Grout

Family: Hypnaceae

Status: Native

Synonyms:
None

Pylaisiella polyantha has leaves that are quite broad at the base. They do not have a costa and the alar cells are rectangular.
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Pylaisiella polyantha, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., CF Canyon, March 29, 2010



Pylaisiella polyantha, sporophyte with calyptra, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., CF Canyon, March 29, 2010



Pylaisiella polyantha, growth habit, photo Russ Kleinman, Burro Mtns., CF Canyon, March 29, 2010



Pylaisiella polyantha, 200X photomicrograph of leaf, photo Russ Kleinman & Karen Blisard, Burro Mtns., CF Canyon, March 29, 2010



Pylaisiella polyantha, 3D snapshot of 200X photomicrograph of leaf, photo Russ Kleinman & Karen Blisard, Burro Mtns., CF Canyon, March 29, 2010


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