Sphagnum L.
(bog mosses)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Species 1 ident. refs
Plant (Click to view)
Branch leaf - tip- abaxial (convex) side - cells (Click to view)
Branch leaf - cells (Click to view)
Plant - side view (Click to view)
Species aggregate 1 ident. refs
Close-up (Click to view)
Branch leaf - convex side - hyaline cells (Click to view)
Branch leaf - concave side (Click to view)
Capitula (Click to view)
Plant with capsules (Click to view)
Taxonomic hierarchy:
GenusSphagnum (bog mosses)
FamilySPHAGNACEAE (bog mosses)
OrderSPHAGNALES (bog mosses)
ClassSPHAGNOPSIDA (bog mosses)
PhylumBRYOPHYTA (mosses and Liverworts)
SubkingdomVIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 8 general literature references relevant to Sphagnum (bog mosses)

Sphagnum (bog mosses) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 75 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Sphagnum (bog mosses)
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