Day 3: Sierra de Anaga

These mountains in the NE of the island remain moist because of the low cloud. Their laurel forests are rich in epiphytes and epiphylls.

Anaga mountains

 


Campylopus pilifer Brid.

 


Exomortheca pustulosa Mitt.

 


Laurel Forest

 


Atrichum angustatum (Brid.) Bruch & Schimp.

 


epiphyllous Colura calyptrifolia (Hook.) Dumort

 


epiphyllous Drepanolejeunea hamatifolia (Hook.) Schiffn


Fissidens serrulatus Brid.

 


Leucodon canariensis (Brid.) Schwaegr.

 


Myurium hochstetteri (Schimp.) Kindb.

 


Neckera intermedia Brid.

 


Radula jonesii Bouman et al.

 


Tetrastichium fontanum (Mitt.) Card.