Bryales


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Bryales

[brī′ā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of the subclass Bryidae; consists of mosses which often grow in disturbed places.
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Cros (Eds.), Flora Briofitica Iberica, 4: Funariales, Splachnales, Schistostegales, Bryales, Timmiales: 183-206.
Deposits of the Younger Dryas stadial (GS-1) are represented by grey and greenish-grey silt with fine-grained sand interlayers and remains of Bryales moss corresponding to the Artemisia-Betula nana pollen zone defined by Pin-as & Raukas (1996).
Bryales and Lycopodium spores were abundant during the middle of zone AII and Polypodium spores appeared.