February update

Tom did a data merge on Sunday 25 February, which has added nearly 2000 more records since the last merge back in November. We have been busy. Not only have there been BBS SE Group meetings at Battle Abbey and The Mens, but the tetrad recording continues with solid regularity, and more than a hundred […]

Picture of Sematophyllum substrumulosum

Gleanings from herbaria

Leafing through back issues of Field Bryology I came across Swedish botanist Gillis Een’s article recounting the discovery of Sematophyllum substrumulosum in Sussex.[1] After the 1964 BBS meeting on the Isle of Wight he travelled back to London with Eustace Jones and Ted Wallace, and they stopped off at Kingley Vale where he collected various […]