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Dicranella howei Renauld & Cardot [Dicranaceae]


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UC Specimens in the University and Jepson Herbaria Public Portal

Specimens of Dicranella howei in the Consortium of North American Bryophyte Herbaria portal (CNABH)

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Vouchers: Butte Co.: opposite spillway of Oroville Dam, Norris 52580; Fresno Co.: Peterson Mill Road at junction with Forest Roads 10S18 & 10S43, about 6 miles east of Highway 168, Sierra National Forest, Shevock & York 14970; Humboldt Co.: Humboldt Bay at foot of L Street, Eureka, Norris 57794; Lake Co.: Erickson Ridge Road to Mt. Sanhedrin, Mendocino National Forest, Toren 5085 (CAS); Nevada Co.: Washington Road, 2.7 miles from Highway 20, Tahoe National Forest, Shevock & Toren 20713; San Francisco Co.: Coastal Bluff Trail, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Shevock 18806; Santa Cruz Co.: Eagle Creek below Columbine Trail Crossing, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Kellman 631 (CAS).

Literature: Cardot and Thériot 1900; Crundwell and Nyholm 1977; Howe 1896; Kellman 2003; Shevock and Toren 2001; Whittemore and Sommers 1999. Misapplied as Anisothecium varium Koch 1950a; Koch and Ikenberry 1954; Steere 1954; Steere et al. 1954. Misapplied as Dicranella varia Bourell 1981; Bradshaw 1926; Crum and Anderson 1981; Harpel 1980a; Harthill et al. 1979; Jamieson 1969; Lawton 1971; McCleary 1972; Mishler 1978; Sayre 1940; Shevock and Toren 2001; Toren 1977; Yurky 1990, 1995. Misapplied as Dicranum varium Lesquereux 1868; Watson 1880. As Dicranella rubra Millspaugh and Nuttall 1923. As Dicranum palustre Lesquereux 1868.

Geographic subdivisions for
Dicranella howei: CaR, CW, NW, SN.
map of distribution

Illustration References: Malcolm et al. 2009 p. 106; Crundwell and Nyholm 1977; Smith 1978.

R. R. Ireland 14322

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Elevation by latitude plot for Dicranella howei
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