Pilotrichaceae sp.

Pilo moss

Aquarium suitability: yes
Usage: Epiphyte (growing on hardscape), Foreground, ground cover
Difficulty: very easy
Growth: slow
Range and localities: 

unknown, probably tropical / subtropical

Availability [?]: 
  • rarely or not available commercially
  • rarely or not available from other aquarists

Common names: 
  • Pilo moss

  • Hookeriaceae sp.

Habit, plant type:

  • moss / liverwort or fern prothallium
Major group (unranked): Mosses (Bryophyta)
Order: Hookeriales
Family: Pilotrichaceae
Genus: unknown

References and further reading:
  1. Information from Heiko Muth (2013)
Light low to high 
Temperature tolerance 18 to 26 °C
Carbonate hardness 0 to 14 °dKH

Growth: slow

Propagation: Splitting, cutting off daughter plants

Can grow emersed?: yes

Suited for outdoor cultivation / ponds: unknown

Winter hardiness: unknown

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TODO Pilotrichaceae sp. is also known as Pilo moss. TODO

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