The Bryaceae includes 69 species occurring in W & C Europe and N Macaronesian islands. This comprehensive new Guide is based on research carried out over 22 years in the field and in herbaria. It is the first detailed floristic work on the family to adopt the current taxonomy derived from DNA sequence data.
This guide describes over 100 species, including 60 newly identified by the author and specialists since 2005. The informative text and keys are accessible to beginners and professional bryologists alike.