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NZ Plants

Leptodictyum riparium

Family: Amblystegiaceae

Leptodictyum riparium is a delicate moss with creeping stems bearing 2-4 mm long, well-spaced leaves. The leaves taper to a long, fine flat point and the nerve (vein) is variable in length. Formerly Amblystegium riparium.

Found throughout New Zealand in water or on damp banks.