NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF UKRAINE
State Museum of Natural History
Biodiversity Data Centre

Sphagnum balticum (Russow) C. E. O. Jensen

Synonym
  • Sphagnum recurvum subsp. balticum
Vernacular Name

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Conservation status
RDBUkr: Рідкісні
Value of species
Remarks
Detail
Plants small to moderate-sized, soft and ± weak-stemmed; brownish green, yellow-green, yellowish to golden-brown, capitulum typically flat and 5-radiate. Stem leaves 0.8--1.2 mm, triangular-lingulate to lingulate, concave, spreading, apex broadly obtuse. Branch stem green, cortex enlarged with conspicuous retort cells. Branch leaves ovate-lanceolate, 1--1.7 mm.Sexual condition dioicous.
Book reference
Experts
  • Anastasiia SAVYTSKA, e-mail: asavitska@gmail.com

Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Bryophyta
Sphagnopsida_unranked_taxon
Sphagnopsida
Sphangales
Sphagnaceae