hypnum


Related to hypnum: Polytrichum

hypnum

(ˈhɪpnəm)
n
(Plants) any of various plants of the genus Hypnum, the largest genus of moss
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rotundifolium and Galium spurium and the mosses Brachythecium albicans, Encalypta vulgaris, Grimmia pulvinata, Syntrichia ruralis, Hypnum cupressiforme and Tortula muralis have been found.
muralis, Hypnum cupressiforme, Brachythecium albicans and Encalypta vulgaris were the most abundant mosses.
Gyttja is covered by a layer of Hypnum peat, the age of which is estimated to be ca 11 310-11 225 cal yr BP.
Botanical composition of peat in Lake Chernovoe sediments is represented by Hypnum, sedge-Hypnum, or Sphagnum-Hypnum moss (Elovicheva 2001).
Bonaparte Peat (BP), a hypnum peat moss, was added to Phase II compost at spawning, which resulted in a significant increase in later break yields, Schisler 1990.
The use of a hypnum peat moss, a high cation exchange material, further enhanced the nutrient uptake from SMS.
4, 11 -- Helodium paludosum -- -- -- Hypnum pratense -- -- -- Isopterygium elegans -- P -- Leucobyrum albidum -- -- -- Lophocolia heterophylla -- 3, 0.
Two species were found on different substrates: Dicranum scoparium on decaying wood and soil and Hypnum cupressiforme on trees and stones.