Akatova T.V.1, Ignatova E.A.2 2000. Pogonatum neesii (Polytrichaceae, Musci) in the Russian Caucasus // Arctoa. Vol. 9: 127–128 [in English].
1 Maikop Branch of Caucasian Nature Biosphere Reserve, Sovetskaya str., 187, Maikop, Adygea Republic, 385000 Russia; e-mail: email@example.com
2 Biological Faculty, Moscow State University, Moscow 119234 Russia
KEYWORDS: Pogonatum neesii, Caucasus, Black Sea coast, new records, moss, bryophyte, introduced species.
ABSTRACT. Pogonatum neesii (C. Müll.) Dozy, a mainly East Asian and Malesian species, is reported for the Russian part of Caucasus for the first time. Earlier it was reported from here as P. inflexum. Outside Russia in Caucasus, P. neesii is known from the coastal zone of Black Sea in Georgia.