Anacolia menziesii (Turner) Par.
Menzies' anacolia moss

Introduction to the Bryophytes of BC


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Distribution of Anacolia menziesii
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This species is found on "rocks, ledges and ravines, often in shady canyons, occasionally soil; 500--2200 m" in western North America, from Alaska south to Baja California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana., Nevada., Utah, and Wyoming (Griffin 2012). In British Columbia, it is has been collected in the southwestern and southeastern areas of the province, on the Queen Charlottes and adjacent mainland.