About the roots of trees. (Drummond.) Alaska. (Kellogg.) Vancouver Island. (Lyall.) On roots of trees at Yale and Quesnel, B.C. (Macoun.) Kotzebue Sound and Alaska. (Roth. Alask.) Greenland. (Fl. Gr.)
(706.) C. fulgescens, Mitt., Bot. Zeit. XVI., 1858. 170.
On the bases of stumps along the railway a little east of Hastings. Burrard Inlet, B.C.; also on stones in Roger's Pass, Selkirk Mountains. (Macoun.)
(707.) C. aeneum, (Mitt.)
Hypnum aeneum, Mitt.; Lesq. & James, Mosses of N. America, 331.
Pend d'Oreille River, British Columbia. (Lyall.) On rocks at
Mount Tolmie, near Victoria; on logs at Cedar Hill, and on logs at
Comox, Vancouver Island; on the bases of trees at Agassiz, B.C. (Macoun.)
(708.) C - Amesiae, Ren. & Card., Coult. Bot. Gaz. XIII., 202.
On rocks at Sicamous, B.C., July 3rd, 1889; abundant on trees at Victoria, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.)
(709.) C. Nuttallii, (Wils.) Bruch & Schimp., Bryol. Europ.
Hypnum (Camptothecium) Nuttallii, Wils.; Lesq. & James, Mosses of N.
America, 332. H. pinnatifidum, Canadian Musci, No. 280.
On trees, old logs and rocks around Victoria, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.) Vancouver Island. (Lyall.)
(710.) C. Nevadense, (Lesq.)
Hypnum Nevadense, Lesq.; Lesq. & James, Mosses of N. America, 332. Homalolhecium pseudo-sericcum, Canadian Musci, No. 435.
On rocks at Agassiz, B.C., May 8th, 1890; on rocks at Lytton, Yale and Hastings, B.C.; and at Victoria, Vancouver Island. (Macoun.)
0711.) C. hamatidens, Kindb.
Hypnum (Camptothecium) hamatidens, Kindb., Bull. Torr. Bot. Club, XVI., 97; Canadian Musci, No. 279.
Dioecious. Densely caespitose, yellow or green, glossy. Stems prostrate, scarcely or not radiculose, irregularly pinnate-ramose; branchlets short, attenuate and flexuose. Leaves open-erect, lanceolate, long filiform-acuminate, striate, hooked-denticulate or spinulose all around, reflexed on the borders; cells narrow, the basilar small and short; costa stout, vanishing at the apex. Perichetial leaves nerveless, narrowed into an erect, or flexuose, subulate point, entire or slightly denticulate. Capsule cylindric-oblong, curved, suberect or inclined, without a neck; segments split their whole length or coherent at the apex; cilia rudimentary; annulus narrow; lid conic-obtuse, depressed in the middle and mammillate; pedicel 1-1.5 cm, long, rough the whole length. Related to H. Nuttallii, Wils., but differs as above.
On rocks at Yale and Agassiz, B.C.; on trees at Mount Tolmie, near Victoria, Vancouver Island; (also at Nanaimo, June 8th, 1887.) ? (Macoun.)
Var. tenue, Kindb., Bull. Torr. Bot. Club, XVII., 277; Canadian Musci, No. 392.
Branches longer, filiform, leaves smaller only at the base and hooked-denticulate at the apex.
On perpendicular rocks, Mount Erskine, Salt Spring Island, Gulf of Georgia, B.C., May 10th, 1887. (Macoun.)
0712.) C. nitens, Schimp. Syn., 530.
In swamps; not common. (Drummond.) Mansfield Island, Hudson Straits. (B. Bell.) Peat bogs, Salt Lake, Anticosti; Dow's swamp and Mer Bleue, near Ottawa; peat swamps in Hastings and Northumberland counties, Ont.; peat bog, Lake Nepigon, Ont.; on wet limestone rocks, Hudson Hope, Peace River, lat. 56°; swamps at Morley, Banff, Stephen and Hector, Rocky Mountains; peat swamp west of the Fraser River at Quesnel, B.C. (Macoun.) Peat bogs, Port Arthur, Ont. (Mrs. E. G. Britton.) In bogs, Portage la Loche, N.W.T. (J. M. Macoun.) Kotzebue Sound. (Roth. Alask.) Greenland. (Fl. Gr.) Bogs, Saskatchewan. (Bourgeau.) In swamps near London, Ont. (J. Dearness.)
(713.) C. aureum, (Lag.) Schimp.
On rotten logs at Cedar Hill, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, April 16th, 1887. (Macoun.) Also found near Victoria by Dr. Roell.