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Tortula Moss

Tortula muralis Hedwig 1801

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Tortula muralis (Tortula Moss) is a species of woody mosses in the family Pottiaceae. They are native to SãO Paulo, Santa Catarina, Pernambuco, Rio De Janeiro, Pampa, Paraná, Rio Grande Do Sul, and Mata AtlâNtica.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of tortula moss. View this species on GBIF