*1: Carn Galver, 1962,
JAP (BBSUK) (Paton 1969a: 709-710). [Older
vc1 record (Madron, JR & WC, in Holmes 1906) not supported
by specimen: Paton 1969a: 709-710]. (Vc1 records accepted also
by Murray 1988: 54, Blockeel 1989: 25).
*2: Kilmar Tor, 1917,
FR (BM) (Paton 1969a: 709-710). [An earlier
report (Helman Tor, in Tellam 1888) not supported by specimen:
Paton 1969a: 709-710]. (Vc2 records accepted also by Murray
1988: 54, Blockeel 1989: 25).
notes under A. rothii
heading regarding recognition of subspp.
and the frequency of intermediate specimens in Cornwall. Only
records from Murray (1988) and
subsequently are listed for this subsp.
Grows on unshaded, sloping surfaces of granitic
rocks on hillsides, in heaths, about tors or in pastures, and
on a heathy slope in area of old mine-spoil. Closer associates
trichophylla, Hedwigia stellata, Racomitrium
Commonly c.fr.: capsules immature 2, 10, 12;
dehisced 5, 7.