copper moss

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A moss that grows on copper-rich rocks. Such mosses, including species of Mielichhoferia, Dryptodon, and Merceya, can survive levels of copper far in excess of those lethal to other mosses.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

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