Leaves purplish red, acute, nearly entire, limb rose-red. On rocks by the sea, at Esquimalt, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, May 13th, 1893. (Macoun.)
1066. B. speirophyllum, Kindb., Bull. Soc. Bot. Ital., 1895.
Differs from B. capillare; leaves narrowly limbate, distant, decurrent, generally entire, flaccid when moist, corrugate, not twisted, when dry.
On rocks, Mount Erskine, Salt Spring Island, Gulf of Georgia, B.C., May 9th, 1887; on Cedar Hill, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, April 18th, 1887; the var. longipile on damp rocks, Sea's Farm, near Victoria, May 8th, 1893. (Macoun.)
1067. B. Donii, Greville.
On rocks on Pier's Farm and on Sea's Farm, Burnside Road, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, May 11th, 1893; on rocks in a ravine at Goldstream, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, June 2nd, 1893; on earth at Comox, Vancouver Island, June 19th, 1893. (Macoun.)
Subsp. obconicum, Hornsch.; Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 359.
On rocks, Salt Spring Island, Gulf of Georgia, B.C., and at Nanaimo, Vancouver Island. (Macouu.)
509. B. pallens, Swartz.
On earth in a ravine, Grand Narrows. Cape Breton Island, N. S., July 27th, 1898. (Macoun.) Douglas Island, Lynn Canal, Alaska. (Miss G. Cooley.)
510. B. Duvalii, Voit.
On wet earth, Seal Lake, northern Labrador, Aug. 2nd, 1896.
(A. P. Low.) Unalaska Island, Behring Sea, June 4th, 1897. (J. M. Macoun.) Sterile specimens collected at the head of Lake
Bennett, Yukon. (Williams.)
511. B. pseudotriquetum, Schwaegr.
B. ventricosum, Dickson; Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 363.
On wet rocks and earth, Big Intervale, Margaree, Cape Breton Island, N.S., July, 1898; by a spring, Jumping Pound Creek, Rocky Mountains, Alta., June, 1897; on the shore of Shawnagin
Lake, near Victoria, Vancouver Island, June 2nd, 1893. (Macoun.) On wet rock at Skagway, Alaska; in fine fruit, August 27th, 1899. Williams.)
Var. hyalodontium, C. M. & Kindb.
On earth by a spring, Jumping Pound Creek, Rocky Mountains, Alta., June 15th, 1897. (Macoun.)
Var. compactum, B. & S.
At Dawson, Yukon, July 17th, 1899, in fine fruit. Williams.)
1068. B. submuticum, Philibert; Bull. of New York Bot.
Gar. Vol. II., p. 127.
This species is quite near the preceding variety but still smaller and more slender. The leaves are broader, shorter pointed, more entire, and costa vanishing, more frequently, just below the point.
Collected in good fruit, July 17th, 1899, at Dawson; also at the mouth of Little Salmon River. The plants form extensive mats, often many feet across, in low wet places. (Williams.)
1069. B. suborbiculare, Philibert; Bull. of New York Bot. Gar. Vol. II., p. 128.
This small moss is peculiar in having the broad obtuse leaves, clustered in three or four rosettes along the stem. It does not seem to be related very closely to any other American species.
At Dawson, Yukon, growing in a swamp with Cinclidium and apparently rare. Collected in good fruit, July 2nd, 1899. (Williams.)
517. B. torquescens, Br. &Sch.
On earth under trees, Pelee Point, Essex Co., Ont., May 27th, 1901. (Macoun.)
1070. B. Revelstokense, Kindb., Revue Bryol. 1896.
Leaves ovate-lanceolate, long-acuminate, entire with a pale not broad limb, much twisted when dry, short-decurrent, except the uppermost glomerate. Pedicel very long. Tufts green-tomentose 1-2 cm. high. Dioecious.
On rocks at Revelstoke, B.C., Mav 9th, 1890; barren specimens referred here were collected at Crow's Nest Lake, Rocky Mountains, Aug. 3rd, 1897. (Macoun.)
1071. B. grandirete, Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 353.
Leaves acute, not limbate, imbricate when dry, ovate or broad-ovate, not or scarcely acuminate, loosely disposed and short-decurrent; cells very large; upper sub-rhombic; costa percur-rent. Capsules unknown. Tufts sparingly radiculose, red-brown below, yellowish green above, not tall.
On earth, Roger's Pass, Selkirk Mountains, B.C., Aug. 7th, 1890. (Macoun.) Chilliwack Valley, B.C., 1901. (J. M. Macoun)
1072. B. aciculinum, Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 355.
Leaves oblong-lanceolate, acute, recurved nearly all around, nearly appressed when dry; upper cells oblong-rhomboidal, lower basal near the costa deep-red, numerous. Capsule brown; teeth pale.
On Sprout Mountain, Columbia River, B.C., alt. 4,500 feet, June 24th, 1890. (Macoun.)
1073. B. flagellosum, Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 356.
Leaves generally ovate; cells sub-rhombic; costa sometimes short-excurrent. Uppermost leaves and those of flagelliform shoots ovate-oblong. Capsule brown, oblong pyriform, faintly constricted, smaller and shorter than in B. Raui; neck short. Tufts dense-tomentose. Habit of B. caestiticium.
On earth at Hector, Rocky Mountains, B.C., Aug. 12th, 1890. (Macoun)
On rocks along the Columbia River at Revelstoke, B.C , May 23rd, 1890. (Macoun)
1075. B. Streptophyllum, Kindb., Byrol. N. Am. & Eur. 359.
Differs from B. Oreganum: All leaves crowded and nearly uniform, upper not larger and not recurved, very concave. Tufts green but finally brown, less low. Capsules unknown.
On earth and rocks at Hasting ,B.C, April 6th, 1889. (Macoun)
1076. B. trichophorum, Kindb., Bryol. N. Am. & Eur. 359.
Leaves obtusate, appressed, neither recurved nor twisted; lower leaves distant, linear-oblong, acute, upper crowded, suboval. Tufts green. Capsules unknown.
On rocks by the sea, Cadboro Bay, Victoria, Vancouver Island, May 31st, 1893. (Macoun.)
1077. B. Hendersoni, Ren. & Cardt.
On earth at Esquimalt near Victoria, June 23rd, 1887, referred to pallescens; at the same place in May, 1893, and on Sea's Farm, Burnside Road, May 18th, 1893. (Macoun.)
1078. B. Sawyeri, Ren. & Card.