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apple moss
Conostomum pentastichum
Conostomum pentastichum
apple moss apple moss
Conostomum pentastichum Bartramiaceae
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common name
  •apple moss
accepted scientific name
  •Conostomum pentastichum (Brid.) Lindb.
rules for finding collection records
  •Conostomum pentastichum (103)
  •Conostomum tetragonum (27)
family name
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Category: Moss-like Plants
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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