by Dr M Lueth ©.
*2: Amongst Sphagnum papillosum
palustre, bog in valley, 1½ km SE. of Temple, SX1572, 750
ft., 9 Aug. 964, JAP 5539 (E) (Paton 1981:
This is the only record from Cornwall. DTH &
JAP searched same area unsuccessfully for the species on 5
Oct. 1999, but there is much suitable habitat. JAP (pers.
comm., 1999) recalled locality as the NW. part of Dewey Marsh
(= ca SX154725) and
mentioned that JAP 5539 had remained unidentified in her
herbarium for some years after it was collected and that
following identification of the specimen she had been unable
to refind the plant with a day of