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Riccardia sp?

Observed: 24th February 2013 By: Urban NatureUrban Nature’s reputation in PlantsUrban Nature’s reputation in Plants
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Having found R. chamedryfolia recently, this seemed a lot different to that species in terms of size, shape, colour and the tiny 'heads' which are present. Hope someone can help out with this one, thanks.

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SaraM's picture

This looks so wierd! I'm

This looks so wierd! I'm going to suggest Aneura pinguis as it is super variable and some bits eg at the bottom left of pic 1 have that greasy look... It would be interesting to see what the sporophytes looked like when they are more developed.

Ambroise's picture

oh yep, I see what you mean,

oh yep, I see what you mean, and there are lots of other things around also... I guess one would have to have a look at a specimen directly to improve the ID. As you say, Moorland Wanderer: "It might be this".