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DICRANALES (an order of mosses)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

DICRANACEAE Schimp. (a family of mosses)
Dicranella (a genus of mosses), eg: Dicranella palustris (Marsh Forklet-moss) - In situ Dicranum (a genus of mosses), eg: Dicranum scoparium (Broom Fork-moss) - Leaf - alar cells in base
Family 4 subtaxa 1 ident refs
DITRICHACEAE (a family of mosses) Family 1 subtaxon  
Ceratodon purpureus (Hedw.) Brid. (Redshank)
Leaf cells
FISSIDENTACEAE Schimp. (pocket mosses)
Fissidens (pocket mosses), eg: Fissidens exilis (Slender Pocket-moss) - Plant
Family 6 subtaxa 2 ident refs
LEUCOBRYACEAE Schimp. (a family of mosses)
Campylopus (a genus of mosses), eg: Campylopus atrovirens (Bristly Swan-neck Moss) - Dry plant Leucobryum glaucum (Large White-moss), eg: Leucobryum glaucum (Large White-moss) - Leaf cells - focussed on chloroplasts
Family 4 subtaxa 1 ident refs
RHABDOWEISIACEAE (a family of mosses) Family 2 subtaxa  
Dichodontium pellucidum s.l. (fork-mosses)
In situ
Species aggregate    
Dicranoweisia cirrata (Hedw.) Lindb. ex Milde (Common Pincushion)
SCHISTOSTEGACEAE Schimp. (goblin golds) Family 1 subtaxon  
Schistostega pennata (Hedw.) F.Weber & D.Mohr (Goblin Gold, Luminous Moss)
Growing among liverworts - the yellowish-green patches are the

Suggested Literature

DICRANALES may be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(mosses and Liverworts)
(a subclass of mosses)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 31 feeding and other relationships of DICRANALES (an order of mosses)

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