Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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brown screw moss
Syntrichia princeps
Syntrichia princeps
brown screw moss beard-moss
Syntrichia princeps Pottiaceae
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English common name
  •brown screw moss
accepted scientific name
  •Syntrichia princeps (De Notaris) Mitten
rules for finding collection records
  •Syntrichia princeps (72)
  •Tortula princeps (1)
family name
  • Pottiaceae
Image Author: ©2020 Randal
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Moss-like Plants
Moss Category: True Moss
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Paul Slichter (7)
Cal Photos (8)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Adam Schneider (1)
base map where plant found
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