*1: Alwyn Common, St
Buryan near Land's End, 1884, WC (BM) (Paton
1969a). [Earlier reports (Tremethick Moor, 1865, WC
(PNZ), and in Curnow 1865; Ding Dong Moor,
1884, EDM (BM, E), and in Braithwaite
1887-1905) were based on misidentified C. brevipilus: Paton
*2: Bodmin, 1878, RVT
(B) (Paton 1969a: 718).
Grows as small to large, often almost pure patches.
Occurs locally on unshaded damp ground close to edges of mires
and on wet heathland, especially where vegetation is very
closely grazed. Locally abundant in this habitat on heavily
grazed parts of Crowdy Marsh, often close to Racomitrium
Not seen c.fr.