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Neomacounia nitida

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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
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bryophyte Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Hallingbäck, T., Hodgetts, N., Geissler, P. & Tan, B. (Bryophyte Red List Authority)
Justification:
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:
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. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 August 2014.
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