Trichodon cylindricus var. oblongus
Consp. Musc. Eur., 97. 1954,.
Seta 0.3–1.3 cm. Capsule erect, straight to weakly arcuate, (0.5–) 1–1.5 (–2) mm. Spores 19–24 µm.
Phenology: Capsule maturity date not determined.
Habitat: Clay soil, exposed and disturbed sites
Elevation: elevations not recorded
N.W.T., Yukon, Alaska, Europe
Variety oblongus is an arctic taxon that differs from var. cylindricus only in the shorter setae, shorter capsules that are more erect and often nearly straight, and somewhat larger spores.