Blunt bryum Bryum calophyllum

Status Amber - Vulnerable and Near-Threatened
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Habitat Coastal

An attractive, upright moss.

It is a small plant and can be distinguished from other bryum species by its leaves. As its name suggests, these are blunt.

Distribution

Once known from over twelve sites, it is now restricted to just one site in Wales and three in Scotland.

Habitat

Bare sand in coastal dune slacks.

Status

It is considered Vulnerable in Britain.