Species Details

Coscinodon arctolimnius ssp. higuchii

Higuchi's sieve-tooth moss

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Scientific Name:
Coscinodon arctolimnius (Steere) Steere ssp. higuchii Hastings & Deguchi
Common Name:
Higuchi's sieve-tooth moss
Family: Grimmiaceae
Element Code: NBMUS96032
USDA Plants Symbol:
Synonyms/Other Names:
Lifeform: moss
Blooming Period:
Elevation:
2935 - 2935 meters
9630 - 9630 feet
General Habitat:
  • Alpine boulder and rock field
General Micro Habitat: usually exposed
Micro Habitat:
  • Dry (usually)
  • Rocky
Notes:
Discovered in CA by M. Hutten in 2011; known only from near Snow Lake in the Emigrant Wilderness. See The Bryologist 100(1):50-55 (1997) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 0
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 0 0 0 0 0
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 0
Recent <=20 Years 0
Presence:
Presumed Extant 0
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
California (CA)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Tuolumne (TUO)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Tower Peak (3811925)
Notes:
Definitions of codes following a county and/or quad:
* Presumed extirpated
(?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
Quad and county data is imported from the CNDDB. Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. These data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.

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Presumed Extant
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