Dyachenko A.P.1, Ignatova E.A.1, Marina L.V.1 1996. [Mosses of the Visimskij State Reserve (Middle Ural Mountains)] // Arctoa. Vol.6: 1–6 [in Russian, with English summary].
1 Geographic-Biological Faculty, Urals’s State Pedagogical University, Ekaterinburg, GSP-135, 620219, Russia
2 Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, Moscow 119234 Russia
3 Visimskyi State Reserve, Stepana Razina, 23, Kirovgrad, Sverdlovskaya Province, 624150, Russia
KEYWORDS: check-list, bryophytes, Middle Urals, biodiversity, phytogeography, Visimskij State Nature Reserve.
ABSTRACT. Annotated list of Visimskij State Reserve (57° 20'-57° 31' N, 59° 30'-59° 50' E, 350-699 m elev., territory 13 500 hectars) includes 126 soecies and 2 varieties of mosses from 59 genera and 25 families. The Reserve is situated on the West megaslope of Ural Mts., in subzone of Southern Taiga. Vegetation is composed of forests dominated by Picea obovata and Abies sibirica, sometimes with Pinus sibirica, and also of secondary forests with Betula pubescens, B. pendula, Populus tremula.