Calflora
Taxon  Report   8818    
Meesia triquetra  (Richt.) Angstr.
Meesia moss
Meesia triquetra
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Meesia triquetra, a bryophyte, is a moss that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Meesia triquetra
© 2008 Steve Matson
Family: MEESIACEAE  
Genus: Meesia
Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Meesia trifaria
PLANTS: Meesia tristicha
More information about  Meesia triquetra
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (METR70)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).