Sphagnum Identifications

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Sphagnum Species identification cards:

Section Sphagnum

P11 Sphagnum palustre

P12 Sphagnum palustre

P13 Sphagnum palustre

P21 Sphagnum papillosum

P22 Sphagnum papillosum

P31 Sphagnum magellanicum

P32 Sphagnum magellanicum

P33 Sphagnum magellanicum

P34 Sphagnum magellanicum

P35 Sphagnum magellanicum

P41 Sphagnum cristatum

Section Subsecunda

S11 Sphagnum subsecundum

S21 Sphagnum auriculatum

S22 Sphagnum auriculatum

S23 Sphagnum auriculatum

S31 Sphagnum platyphyllum

Section Acutifolia

A11 Sphagnum russowii

A12 Sphagnum russowii

A21 Sphagnum quinquefarium

A31 Sphagnum fimbriatum

A41 Sphagnum girgensohnii

A51 Sphagnum capillifolium var “Rubellum”

A52 Sphagnum capillifolium var. "Capillifolium"

A61 Sphagnum subnitens

A81 Sphagnum fuscum

Section Cuspidata

C11 Sphagnum obtusum

C12 Sphagnum obtusum

C13 Sphagnum obtusum

C21 Sphagnum cuspidatum

C22 Sphagnum cuspidatum

C23 Sphagnum cuspidatum

C31 Sphagnum recurvum var. mucronatum

C41 Sphagnum pulchrum

Sphagnum Microscope slides for identification


The identification of Sphagnum spp. is not an easy matter. Especially if you consider the wide phenotypic variability displayed by these mosses in field according to the variation of the hab..

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