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Sphagnum  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 15683

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): sphagnum
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 1996   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – hornworts, mosses, hépatiques, mousses, non-vascular land plants  
                ClassSphagnopsida   
                   OrderSphagnales   
                      FamilySphagnaceae   
                         GenusSphagnum L. – sphagnum  
    Direct Children:  
                            Variety Sphagnum fimbriatum var. concinnum (Berggr.) Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum fimbriatum var. fimbriatum Wils. in Wils. & Hook.f. in Hook.f. – sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum flexuosum var. flexuosum Dozy & Molk. – sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum flexuosum var. ramosissimum Andrus – sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum junghuhnianum var. pseudomolle (Warnst.) Warnst. – Junghuhn's sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum macrophyllum var. burinense Maass – largeleaf sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum macrophyllum var. floridanum Aust. – Florida sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum macrophyllum var. macrophyllum Brid. – largeleaf sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum subsecundum var. andrusii Crum – Andrus' sphagnum 
                            Variety Sphagnum subsecundum var. subsecundum Nees in Sturm – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum affine Ren. & Card. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum andersonianum Andrus – Anderson's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum angermanicum Melin – Angerman's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum angustifolium (C. Jens. ex Russ.) C. Jens. in Tolf – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum annulatum H. Lindb. ex Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum aongstroemii Hartm. – Aongstroem's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum arcticum Flatb. & Frisv. – arctic sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum austinii Sull. in Aust. – Austin's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum balticum (Russ.) C. Jens. – Baltic sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum bartlettianum Warnst. – Bartlett's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum capillifolium (Ehrh.) Hedw. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum carolinianum Andrus – Carolina sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum centrale C. Jens. in Arnell & C. Jens. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum compactum DC. in Lam. & DC. – low sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum contortum Schultz – contorted sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum cuspidatum Ehrh. ex Hoffm. – toothed sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum cyclophyllum Sull. & Lesq. in Sull. in Gray – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum denticulatum Brid. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum fallax (Klinggr.) Klinggr. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum fimbriatum Wils. in Wils. & Hook.f. in Hook.f. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum fitzgeraldi Ren. Ex Lesq. & James  
                            Species Sphagnum fitzgeraldii Ren. in Lesq. & James – Fitzgerald's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum flavicomans (Card.) Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum flexuosum Dozy & Molk. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum fuscum (Schimp.) Klinggr. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum girgensohnii Russ. – Girgensohn's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum henryense Warnst. – Henry's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum imbricatum Hornsch. Ex Russ.  
                            Species Sphagnum inundatum Russ. – water sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum jensenii H. Lindb. – Jensen's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum junghuhnianum Dozy & Molk. – Junghuhn's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum lenense H. Lindb. in Pohle – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum lescurii Sull. in Gray – Lescur's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum lindbergii Schimp. in Lindb. – Lindberg's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum macrophyllum Brid. – largeleaf sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum magellanicum Brid. – Magellan's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum majus (Russ.) C. Jens. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum mendocinum Sull. & Lesq. in Sull. – Mendocino sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum mississippiense Andrus – Mississippi sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum molle Sull. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum nitidum Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum obtusum Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum orientale Sav.-Ljub. – oriental sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum pacificum Flatb. – Pacific sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum palustre L. – prairie sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum papillosum Lindb. – papillose sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum perichaetiale Hampe – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum platyphyllum (Lindb. ex Braithw.) Sull. ex Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum portoricense Hampe – Puerto Rico sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum portoricensis Hampe  
                            Species Sphagnum pulchrum (Lindb. ex Braithw.) Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum pylaesii Brid. – Pylaes' sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum quinquefarium (Lindb. ex Braithw.) Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum recurvum P. Beauv. – recurved sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum riparium Ångstr. – streamside sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum rubellum Wils. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum rubroflexuosum Andrus – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum russowii Warnst. – Russow's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum schofieldii Crum – Schofield's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum splendens Maass – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum squarrosum Crome – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum steerei Andrus – Steere's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum strictum Sull. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum subnitens Russ. & Warnst. in Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum subobesum Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum subsecundum Nees in Sturm – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum subtile (Russ.) Warnst. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum tenellum (Brid.) Bory – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum tenerum Sull. & Lesq. in Sull. in Gray – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum teres (Schimp.) Ångstr. in Hartm. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum torreyana Sull.  
                            Species Sphagnum torreyanum Sull. – Torrey's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum trinitense C. Muell. – Trinity sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum viridum Flatb. – sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum warnstorfii Russ. – Warnstorf's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum wilfii Crum – Wilf's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum wulfianum Girg. – Wulf's sphagnum 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
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