Recovery Strategies

Recovery Strategy for the Spoon-leaved Moss (Bryoandersonia illecebra) in Canada

Spoon-leaved Moss (Bryoandersonia illecebra), a robust, Endangered moss of seasonally flooded, variably wooded habitats possesses no specialized dispersal mechanisms within its Canadian range. To date, only female plants have been documented in Canada. Very little scientific knowledge exists on the biology or ecology of Spoon-leaved Moss, or the reasons for its rarity.

Consultation period: 2006-07-27 to 2006-09-25


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Kate Hayes
Species at Risk
Canadian Wildlife Service - Ontario Region, Environment Canada
4905 Dufferin Street,
Downsview, ON
M3H 5T4
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