Neomacounia nitida 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Neckeraceae

Scientific Name: Neomacounia nitida
Species Authority: (Lindb.) Ireland

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bryophyte Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Hallingbäck, T., Hodgetts, N., Geissler, P. & Tan, B. (Bryophyte Red List Authority)
The known localities were not rediscovered during several expeditions by bryologists since 1864, including fieldwork in the 1970s. The species may therefore be considered Extinct.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Formerly known from Ontario, Hastings County. Known only from the type and two other collections made in the same general locality between 1862 and 1864.
Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
Canada (Ontario)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Formerly found on elms in a swamp.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Bryophyte Specialist Group. 2000. Neomacounia nitida. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T39179A10167119. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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