Jungermanniaceae

These are leafy liverworts. The leaves are unlobed and have a smooth edge. The perianth is terminal on the leading shoot and is globose or cylindrical.

Jungermanniahodgsonae196a

Jungermannia hodgsoniae

This is one forms bright green patches on banks, and is easily recogniseable with the round shape of its leaves.

Cryptochilanigrescens0897a

Cryptochila nigrescens

The leaves are almost circular in shape, with an entire (no serrations/teeth) on the margin.

There are no underleaves.

Cuspidatulamonodon39a

Cuspidatula monodon

Often found as an epiphyte, growing on branches. Also found on old logs and rocks.

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