list of mosses of small local mountain area in Dagestan
Caucasus) is presented. It contains 215 species, including many
rare and interesting ones, among them xerophytes Indusiella thianschanica,
Jaffueloibryum latifolium, Crossidium squamiferum, Tortula
atrovirens, Molendoa schliephakei. Two species, Anacamptodon
splachnoides and Seligeria patula, and Tortella tortuosa var.
fleischeri are new to Russia,
and Philonotis falcata and Bryum sibiricum are new to Europe. Short overview of habitats
and substrates is provided.