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The Gleason Moss Collection


Andreaea rupestris .Hedw.
U.S.A., Pennsylvania, Carbon County, Stoney Creek.
August 18, 1874 coll. Eugene A. Rau

Specimen Photographs
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This photo of an entire gametophyte shows the leave arrangement around the stem of a dry plant. The capsule of members of the family Andraeaceae splits into four parts to release its spores.



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