Monographs Details: Hygrohypnum alpinum (Lindb.) Loeske
Authority: Buck, William R. 1987. Bryostephane Steereana: A Collection of Bryological Papers Presented to William Campbell Steere On The Occasion of His 80th Birthday. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 45: 1-749.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - New to the Yukon. Jamieson (1976) reported this species from northe m British Columbia, south to Idaho and Washington and disjunct in northwestem Califomia. It also occurs in the Alps and Scandinavia. At Keele Peak, it occurs only in the splash zone on granite rocks, with H. polare and Grimmia mollis (Fig. 7).

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