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Sphagnum

Sphagnum perichaetiale Hampe ex C. Müller 1848

Sphagnum perichaetiale (Sphagnum) is a species of woody mosses in the family Sphagnaceae. It is native to Paraíba, Mato Grosso do Sul, Pernambuco, Distrito Federal, Rondônia, Pampa, Minas Gerais, Roraima, Amazônia, Pará, São Paulo, Amazônia, Sergipe, Mata Atlântica, Rio Grande do Sul, Mato Grosso, Santa Catarina, Rio de Janeiro, Espirito Santo, Amapá, Bahia, Paraná, Cerrado, and Ceará. It is a photoautotroph.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of sphagnum. View this species on GBIF