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Related to Bryaceae: Bryum
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Noun1.Bryaceae - a family of acrocarpous mosses
moss family - a family of mosses
Eubryales, order Eubryales - mosses with perennial erect gametophores and stems with rows of leaves and drooping capsules
Bryum, genus Bryum - type genus of the Bryaceae: mosses distinguished by mostly erect and tufted gametophytes and symmetrical short-necked capsules
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The most abundant families to date are Entodontidaceae, Mnia-ceae, Leskeaceae and Bryaceae.