The list of
mosses of Monchegorsk
City is compiled for the
first time, with 59 species included. Data on frequency of occurrence, presence
of sporophytes or gemmae, habitats and substrates are provided. Peculiarities
of Monchegorsk flora in comparison with the explored urban floras of the
region are discussed. Rare in Murmansk
Province mosses, Aongstroemia
longipes (Somm.) Bruch et al. and Warnstorfia
pseudostraminea (Müll.Hal.) Tuom.
& T.J.Kop. were found in Monchegorsk.