Below is a working checklist of Mount Desert Island's hornworts. This list and nomenclature is based on a very old (1924) article in Rhodora, the journal of the New England Botanical Club. Therefore, there is likely much updating of the taxonomy necessary.
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|Family||Genus||Specific Epithet||authority||common name||Source (full citation given after this table)|
|Anthocerotaceae||Anthoceros||laevis||L.||?||Bar Harbor: Lorenz (1924, p. 13., "Cadillac Cliff at Sea Cave")
Mount Desert: Lorenz (1924, p. 13., "Seal Harbor", "roadside near Prettymarsh")
town?: Lorenz (1924, p. 13., "Great Pond")
|Anthocerotaceae||Notothylas||orbicularis||(Schwein.) Sull.||?||Bar Harbor: Lorenz (1924, p. 13., "roadside between Town Hill and Indian Point")|