Switzerland, May 8-9, 2008.

Barbara Crandall-Stotler and Ray Stotler (May 9, 2008) at the entrance to the Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques, Genève, Switzerland

 

The building (left) that houses the Franz Stephani library and herbarium at the Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques, Genève, Switzerland

 

 

Portugal, May 11, 2008. Field studies at the Parque de Monserrate, a part of the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, Portugal

 

Looking over the forest at the Parque de Monserrate

(from left) Cecília Sérgio, Ray Stotler, and Barbara Crandall-Stotler near the entrance to Monserrate

 

(from left) Cecília Sérgio, Ray Stotler, and Manuela Sim-Sim looking at a species of Frullania at Monserrate, Portugal

 

Marchesinia mackaii growing on an Australian Banyan tree and on a wall of the chapel ruins at Monserrate, Portugal

 

A dirt bank along the trail with dry Targionia (elongate blackish lines), Lunularia (green thallus, lower right of center), Jungermannia (green patches, lower center), and other hepatics and hornworts.

 

Observation point at Cabo Da Roca, the most western point of the European Continent.

 

Entrance to the Cryptogamic Laboratories at the Lisbon Botanical Garden, Lisbon, Portugal

 

Ray Stotler and Cecília Sérgio in the Lisbon Botanical Garden.