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Spoon-leaved Moss (Bryoandersonia Illecebra)

Authorities Consulted


The following authorities were consulted with respect to the initial drafting of this report.  Personal communications cited in the text may be referred to this list. 

René Belland
Devonian Botanic Garden
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB   T6G 2E1
Telephone: (780) 987-3054
Fax: (780) 987-4141
International bryophyte authority and COSEWIC species specialist subcommittee co-chair (plants and lichens)

Ruben Boles
Scientific Project Officer
COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Ottawa, ON K1A 0H3
Telephone: (819) 953-3506
Fax: (819) 994-3684
COSEWIC secretariat representative familiar with assessment COSEWIC process relating to assessment of Spoon-leaved Moss

Natalie Cleavitt
Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Natural Resources
8 Fernow Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-3001
Phone (607) 255-1067
Fax (607) 255-0349
Field bryologist and authority on bryophyte rarity

Kim Frohlich
NiagaraPeninsula Conservation Authority
250 Thorold Road West, 3rd Floor
Welland, Ontario, L3C 3W2
Phone: (905) 788-3135 ext. 241
Fax :    (905) 788-1121
Ecologist for property supporting Niagara Region occurrence of Spoon-leaved Moss.

Ron Gould
Species at Risk Biologist
Aylmer District
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Phone: 519-773-4745
Conducted field work to expand known populations in Essex and Elgin Counties; Species at Risk Biologist for jurisdiction where recovery strategy will be implemented.

Kara Vlasman
Species at Risk Biologist
Niagara Area/ Guelph District
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
4890 Victoria Avenue, P.O. Box 5000
Vineland Station ON L0R 2E0
Phone: 905-562-0041
Fax: 905-562-1154
Species at Risk Biologist for jurisdiction where recovery strategy will be implemented.