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Polytrichum  Hedw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 15758

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): polytrichum moss
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – hornworts, mosses, hépatiques, mousses, non-vascular land plants  
                ClassPolytrichopsida   
                   OrderPolytrichales   
                      FamilyPolytrichaceae   
                         GenusPolytrichum Hedw. – polytrichum moss  
    Direct Children:  
                            Variety Polytrichum commune var. commune Hedw. – polytrichum moss 
                            Variety Polytrichum commune var. jensenii (Hag.) Mönk. in Warnst. – Jensen's polytrichum moss 
                            Variety Polytrichum commune var. perigoniale (Michx.) Hampe – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum appalachianum Anderson – Appalachian polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum commune Hedw. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum formosum Hedw. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum hyperboreum R. Br. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum juniperinum Hedw. – juniper polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum longisetum Brid. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum lyallii (Mitt.) Kindb. – Lyall's polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum ohioense Ren. & Card. – Ohio polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum pallidisetum Funck – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum papillatum (G.L.Sm.) Anderson et al. – papilla polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum piliferum Hedw. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum sexangulare Brid. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum sphaerothecium (Besch.) C. Müll. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum strictum Brid. – polytrichum moss 
                            Species Polytrichum swartzii Hartm. – Swartz's polytrichum moss 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Polytrichum   
       
  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: Polytrichum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Goffinet, Bernard, William R. Buck, and Jonathan Shaw / Goffinet, B., and A. J. Shaw, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphology, anatomy, and classification of the Bryophyta   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bryophyte Biology, Second Edition   
  Page(s): 55-138   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9780521693226   
  Notes: Hardback ISBN: 978-0-521-87225-6   
  Reference for: Polytrichum   
       

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