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Largeleaf Fissidens Moss

(Fissidens grandifrons)

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Description

Fissidens grandifrons is a moss which is the largest of the family Fissidentaceae. It is found in turbulent water which it needs to get its carbon dioxide.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Bryophyta
Class: Bryopsida
Order:Fissidentales
Family:Fissidentaceae
Genus:Fissidens
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