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Splachnum  Hedw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 15869

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

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – hornworts, mosses, hépatiques, mousses, non-vascular land plants  
                ClassBryopsida   
                   SubclassBryidae   
                      OrderSplachnales   
                         FamilySplachnaceae   
                            GenusSplachnum Hedw. – splachnum dung moss  
    Direct Children:  
                               Variety Splachnum luteum var. luteum Hedw. – yellow moosedung moss 
                               Variety Splachnum luteum var. melanocaulon Wahlenb. – dark yellow moosedung moss 
                               Variety Splachnum vasculosum var. heterophyllum (Drumm.) Brass. – oddleaf dung moss 
                               Variety Splachnum vasculosum var. vasculosum Hedw. – splachnum dung moss 
                               Species Splachnum ampullaceum Hedw. – small capsule dung moss 
                               Species Splachnum luteum Hedw. – yellow moosedung moss 
                               Species Splachnum pennsylvanicum (Brid.) Grout ex Crum – Pennsylvania dung moss 
                               Species Splachnum rubrum Hedw. – brilliant red dung moss 
                               Species Splachnum sphaericum Hedw. – pinkstink dung moss 
                               Species Splachnum vasculosum Hedw. – splachnum dung moss 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Splachnum   
       
  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: Splachnum   
       
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