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Anthoceros punctatus L.

General Information
Symbol: ANPU12
Group: Hornwort
Family: Anthocerotaceae
Growth Habit: Nonvascular
Native Status: NA   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   




Symbol Scientific Name
ANCO37 Anthoceros constans Lindb.
ANHU5 Anthoceros husnotii Steph.
ANLO7 Anthoceros longicapsulus Steph.
ANMU11 Anthoceros multilobulus Lindb.
ANPOP2 Anthoceros polymorphus Raddi var. punctatus (L.) Hampe
ANPUH Anthoceros punctatus L. var. husnotii (Steph.) Zodda
ANPUI Anthoceros punctatus L. var. ilvensis De Not.
ANST11 Anthoceros stableri Steph.
ASHU8 Aspiromitus husnotii (Steph.) Steph.
ASPU16 Aspiromitus punctatus (L.) Schljakov
CAPU45 Carpoceros punctatus (L.) Dumort.


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Division Anthocerotophyta – Hornworts
Subdivision Anthocerotae
Class Anthocerotopsida
Order Anthocerotales
Family Anthocerotaceae
Genus Anthoceros L. emend. Prosk. – hornwort
Species Anthoceros punctatus L. – hornwort

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