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Encalypta vulgaris  Hedw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 547763

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Encalypta vulgaris var. apiculata Wahlenb.
 
    Encalypta vulgaris var. mutica Brid.
 
  Common Name(s): common candle snuffer moss [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionBryophyta  – mosses, mousses  
                ClassBryopsida   
                   SubclassEncalyptidae   
                      OrderEncalyptales   
                         FamilyEncalyptaceae   
                            GenusEncalypta Hedw. – candle snuffer moss  
                               SpeciesEncalypta vulgaris Hedw. – common candle snuffer moss  
       

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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   
  Reference for: Encalypta vulgaris   
       
  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: Encalypta vulgaris   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
    Australia  
    Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    Middle America  
    North America  
    South America  
    Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

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