Hampshire bryophytes

Welcome to the Hampshire Bryophytes web site

This web site has been set up to provide a focal point for all things bryophte-related in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Follow the links opposite for more information and please contact me (John Norton) if you have any queries or comments, or would like me to put up any news, information or photos on this web site.


Hampshire's recording history, habitats and bryoflora

A potted history of recording in the three vice-counties and summary of the key bryophyte habitats and flora. It is hoped to illustrate these accounts with some photographs in due course.

Contacts and recording

Contact details and further information on bryophyte recording in the three vice-counties. Links to bryophyte recording groups and other organisations.


Details of forthcoming and recent meetings. Downloadable health & safety information.

Bryophyte maps

Distribution maps for Hampshire (VC11/12) at 10km resolution and Isle of Wight (VC10) at 5km resolution.

Bryophyte habitat lists

Lists of typical species found in different habitats based on the BBS field guide, with emphasis on those occurring in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.