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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):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – mosses, mousses  
                ClassSphagnopsida   
                   OrderSphagnales   
                      FamilySphagnaceae   
                         GenusSphagnum L.  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Sphagnum affine Renauld & Cardot  
                            Species Sphagnum alaskense R.E. Andrus & Janssens  
                            Species Sphagnum andersonianum R.E. Andrus – Anderson's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum angermanicum Melin – Angerman's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum angustifolium (Warnst.) C.E.O. Jensen  
                            Species Sphagnum annulatum Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum aongstroemii C. Hartm. – Aongstroem's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum arcticum Flatberg & Frisvoll – arctic sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum atlanticum R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum austinii Sull. – Austin's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum balticum (Russow) C.E.O. Jensen – Baltic sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum bartlettianum Warnst. – Bartlett's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum beothuk R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum bergianum R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum brevifolium (Lindb.) Röll  
                            Species Sphagnum capillifolium (Ehrh.) Hedw.  
                            Species Sphagnum carolinianum R.E. Andrus – Carolina sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum centrale C.E.O. Jensen  
                            Species Sphagnum compactum Lam. & DC. – low sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum contortum Schultz – contorted sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum cribrosum Lindb.  
                            Species Sphagnum cuspidatum Ehrh. ex Hoffm. – toothed sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum cyclophyllum Sull. & Lesq.  
                            Species Sphagnum denticulatum Brid.  
                            Species Sphagnum divinum Flatberg & Hassel  
                            Species Sphagnum fallax H. Klinggr.  
                            Species Sphagnum fimbriatum Wilson  
                            Species Sphagnum fitzgeraldii Renauld & Cardot – Fitzgerald's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum flavicomans (Cardot) Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum flexuosum Dozy & Molk.  
                            Species Sphagnum fuscum (Schimp.) H. Klinggr.  
                            Species Sphagnum girgensohnii Russow – Girgensohn's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum henryense Warnst. – Henry's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum imbricatum Hornsch. ex Russow  
                            Species Sphagnum incundum Flatberg & K. Hassel  
                            Species Sphagnum inexspectatum Flatberg  
                            Species Sphagnum inundatum Russow – water sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum isoviitae Flatberg  
                            Species Sphagnum jensenii H. Lindb. – Jensen's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum junghuhnianum Dozy & Molk. – Junghuhn's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum kenaiense R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum lenense H. Lindb. ex Pohle  
                            Species Sphagnum lescurii Sull. – Lescur's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum lindbergii Schimp. – Lindberg's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum macrophyllum Bernh. ex Brid. – largeleaf sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum magellanicum Brid. – Magellan's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum majus (Russow) C.E.O. Jensen  
                            Species Sphagnum mcqueenii R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum medium Limpr.  
                            Species Sphagnum mendocinum Sull. – Mendocino sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum microcarpum Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum mirum Flatberg & Thingsg.  
                            Species Sphagnum mississippiense R.E. Andrus – Mississippi sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum molle Sull.  
                            Species Sphagnum obtusum Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum oregonense R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum orientale L.I. Savicz – oriental sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum pacificum Flatberg – Pacific sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum palustre L. – prairie sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum papillosum Lindb. – papillose sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum perfoliatum L.I. Savicz  
                            Species Sphagnum perichaetiale Hampe  
                            Species Sphagnum platyphyllum (Lindb.) Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum portoricense Hampe – Puerto Rico sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum pulchrum (Lindb.) Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum pylaesii Brid. – Pylaes' sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum quinquefarium (Lindb.) Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum recurvum P. Beauv. – recurved sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum riparium Ångstr. – streamside sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum rubellum Wilson  
                            Species Sphagnum rubiginosum Flatberg  
                            Species Sphagnum rubroflexuosum R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum russowii Warnst. – Russow's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum sitchense R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum splendens Maass  
                            Species Sphagnum squarrosum Crome  
                            Species Sphagnum steerei R.E. Andrus – Steere's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum strictum Sull.  
                            Species Sphagnum subfulvum Sjors  
                            Species Sphagnum subnitens Russow & Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum subobesum Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum subsecundum Nees  
                            Species Sphagnum subtile (Russow) Warnst.  
                            Species Sphagnum talbotianum R.E. Andrus  
                            Species Sphagnum tenellum (Brid.) Bory  
                            Species Sphagnum tenerum Sull. & Lesq. ex Sull.  
                            Species Sphagnum teres (Schimp.) Ångstr.  
                            Species Sphagnum torreyanum Sull. – Torrey's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum trinitense Müll. Hal. – Trinity sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum tundrae Flatberg  
                            Species Sphagnum viride Flatberg  
                            Species Sphagnum warnstorfii Russow – Warnstorf's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum wheeleri Müll. Hal.  
                            Species Sphagnum wilfii H.A. Crum – Wilf's sphagnum 
                            Species Sphagnum wulfianum Girg. – Wulf's sphagnum 
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sphagnum   
       
  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   
  Reference for: Sphagnum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Flora of North America North of Mexico, vol. 27: Bryophyta: Mosses, part 1   
  Page(s): 734   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9780195318234   
  Notes: The volumes are also reproduced online (http://www.fna.org/)   
  Reference for: Sphagnum   
       

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