CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record meesia_uliginosa - Sat, Dec. 4, 2021, 18:19 ET b
Meesia uliginosa
common namebroad-nerved hump moss
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life formmoss
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (27):
San Jacinto Peak (083C) 3311676, Camp Nelson (308A) 3611825, Mount Silliman (353B) 3611866, Tehipite Dome (375A) 3611887, Rough Spur (375B) 3611888, South Lake Tahoe (522B) 3811988, Emerald Bay (523A) 3812081, Echo Lake (523D) 3812071, Hobart Mills (554B) 3912042, Independence Lake (555A) 3912043, Dog Valley (570D) 3912051, Gold Lake (572B) 3912066, Grizzly Valley (588A) 3912085, Humbug Valley (607A) 4012123, Humboldt Peak (607B) 4012124, Jonesville (607C) 4012114, Belden (607D) 4012113, Mount Harkness (625A) 4012143, Grays Peak (626B) 4012146, Burney Mountain West (662C) 4012176, Emerson Peak (673B) 4112022, City Of Mount Shasta (699D) 4112233, Davis Creek (708A) 4112063, Grass Lake (715B) 4112262, Secret Spring Mountain (732B) 4112282, Panther Rock (732C) 4112272, Dewey Gulch (733D) 4112273
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Butte (BUT), El Dorado (ELD), Fresno (FRE), Lassen (LAS), Madera (MAD), Modoc (MOD), Nevada (NEV), Plumas (PLU), Riverside (RIV), Shasta (SHA), Sierra (SIE), Siskiyou (SIS), Tehama (TEH), Tulare (TUL), Michigan (MI), Montana (MT), Nevada (NV)?, New York (NY), Oregon (OR), South America (SA), Vermont (VT), Washington (WA), Wisconsin (WI), Wyoming (WY)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Bogs and fens (BgFns)
•Meadows and seeps (Medws)
•Subalpine coniferous forest (SCFrs)
•Upper montane coniferous forest (UCFrs)/damp soil
blooming period Jul-Oct  
elevation range1210 - 2804 meters
Scattered occurrences in CA, primarily in Sierra Nevada and southern Cascade Range. Need confirmation of county for Bolander collection (likely from Yosemite NP). Threatened by development, grazing, and hydrological alterations. See Spec. Musc. p. 173 (1801) for original description.
full nameMeesia uliginosa Hedw.
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Additional information:
standard acronym   Element Code  NBMUS4L030
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Sat, Dec. 4, 2021 from

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